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Veil

Description

Black silk twisted net; 3 borders; brown color to motifs (fading): 6 1/2 large connecting motifs; scrolling floral border; daisy-like flowers on scalloped sides; sprigged ground; drawstring at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Material
lace (needlework)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Floral
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Net
net (textile)
scallop shell
scrolling foliage
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
Sprig
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Accession Number
1918.1000
GUSN
28317

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