Early 19th century day caps

These two early 19th century day caps were made for a museum group in Norway. One features a delicate white work ruffle and the other a cotton lace/ribbon trim. These day caps are meant to be worn during the day inside without any other head wear. They are not meant to be worn under bonnets and do not include ties at the brim.

romanticdaycap1  romanticdaycap3

The back of the caps are hand gauged to create the desired “pouf” at the crown.

romanticdaycap2

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