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Lace shawl

Description

Lace shawl worn with wedding dress [packed inside a woven straw purse]. Rectangular point d'Alencon lace in pattern of flowers and scallops on net ground. Ivory. Possibly handmade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
November 9, 1882
Date of wedding
Material
lace making
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Alençon lace
lace making
Shawl
shawls
People and organizations
Glaser, Olive Smith
Dimensions
6 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.1.5.1
GUSN
222189

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