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Veil

American
1810–50


Dimensions

104.5 x 99 cm (41 1/8 x 39 in.)

Accession Number

27.144

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered net lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk machine-made net with a powder of small leaves and a border of undulating vines and repeated floral sprays in black silk tambour work. Scalloped edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick M. Thomas