Accession number: 78.31.2
Object type: Nightcap
Date: before 1978
Measurements: 43 cm L x 30.5 cm W
Marks/Label: SPUN BY HER MAJESTY QUEEN VICTORIA AND THE DUCHESS OF ATHLLONE - 1866
Description: A rectangular fabric case with a semi-circular flap closed with a button and a loop. A fringe of white loops border bottom two sides and curved edge of flap. Linen fabric is woven in a diamond pattern ornamented with a leaf design in red cord around the bottom and two sides as well as the flap. On the back the braid ornament follows all sides.