Baby cap

Baby cap reputedly worn by Lady Emma Hamilton as a child. Dubious provenance (Pamela Hardy). White (yellowing) cotton. Finely embroidered pattern. The initial "E", also embroidered, is clearly visible, but the second letter has been unpicked. Contained in a stamped leather case MS38.

Object Details

ID: TXT0363
Collection: Textiles
Type: Baby cap
Display location: Not on display
People: Hamilton, Emma; Hardy, Pamela
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Malcolm Stewart Collection
Measurements: Overall: 170 x 160 mm

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