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Wedding veil

Persian


Dimensions

77 x 112 cm (30 5/16 x 44 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.12 x .77

Accession Number

15.1141

Medium or Technique

Cotton; lace, point, darned netting

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black cotton net, with large and small mesh. A white cotton thread has been run around each knot in the diamond-shaped groups of small mesh. At one end the pattern suggests the letter S and single flowers.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection