Veil

American
About 1840


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

60 x 83 cm (23 5/8 x 32 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1019

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery and silk ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White embroidered net veil, border design on bottom of floral sprays, highly stylized, on deeply curving stems, white taffeta ribbon drawstring at top.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Swan