Embroidered net long black veil

American
About 1830


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

102 x 77 cm (40 3/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.582

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered net lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Powder of minute cinquefoil; deep bottom border repeat of four stylized roses on twig; scalloped edges, each scallop enclosing a stylized flower; one repaired tear.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears