Embroidered net long veil

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

73.5 x 94.5 cm (28 15/16 x 37 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1360

Medium or Technique

Linen net with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Narrow outer border with scalloped edge of small scale rose blossom and leaf; across bottom, an inner border of eyelet with terminal band at top of small-scale rose serpentine. A few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Burt Walker