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Embroidered black net long veil

American
1830–35


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

104 x 93 cm (40 15/16 x 36 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2801

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered net and silk cord

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

All-over sprig of minute five-petalled blossom; deep bottom border repeat of floral sprig with central large blossom surrounded by wheat and other smaller flowers; outer border, on three sides, of stylized blossom; scalloped edges.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Harry Dolbeare