Woman's traveling veil

American
1830s


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: England or Europe (fabric)

Dimensions

Overall: 74.3 x 162.6 cm (29 1/4 x 64 in.) Other (selvage to selvage): 74.3 cm (29 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.14

Medium or Technique

Plain weave silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green silk traveling veil of large rectangular piece of fabric gathered at top.

Provenance

Worn by a member of Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone