Veil

American
1820–40


Dimensions

82 x 72.5 cm (32 5/16 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.238

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with silk embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Point. Run-net. Ground: machine-made net of cream white cotton. Design: three floral sprays across the bottom, and narrow border of flowers in scallops on sides and bottom, run with silky cream-white linen. To match 28.239.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth von Stein