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Description

Black machine made net lace; embroidered w/ circles/dots; one edge embroidered w/ curving & scrolling floral sprays & scalloped edge; 2 narrow ends have black looped/finished edge; other long edge has hand overcast end w/ a knot in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
late 19th-early
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
headgear
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
Dimensions
27 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.7107
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13755

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