Long veil

American
first half of 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

72.5 x 100.5 cm (28 9/16 x 39 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.301

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton and silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long veil; white embroidered net; deep border repeat of floral spray containing single full-blown rose and group of daisies (?); outer border of three sides of scallops, each enclosing a profile blossom. A few minute holes.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift