Apron or veil

American
1820–40


Dimensions

67 x 80 cm (26 3/8 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.832

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with cotton embroidery and silk ribbon

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: machine-made net of cream white cotton. Design: powdering of small floral sprays, floral borders on three edges, and four large conventional flowers across the bottom, run with white cotton, and white linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Edwin Davis