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Veil

Description

Bright green silk gauze with supplementary satin patterning weft; inner border of large scale botehs; smaller outer border of flowers, leaves & sideways botehs; scalloped edges

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Material
gauze
satin
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
boteh
Boteh
Floral
floral patterns
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
gauze
Gauze
paisley
Paisley
Satin
satin
scrolling foliage
Silk
silk (textile)
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
weaving
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Woven
Accession Number
1923.404
GUSN
29914

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