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Description

Cream silk gauze with supplementary warp pattern; casing, but no drawstring; field of small grapes & leaves; 6 large floral sprays across bottom; scalloped edges with more leaves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Used At Reverend E. Apthorpe House.
Material
gauze
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
gauze
Gauze
Grape
headgear
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
Leno Weave
Silk
silk (textile)
Spray
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
vine scrolls
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1933.462
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
1305

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