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Description

Black silk twist net; chain stitch (tambour); border of delicate sprays on 4 sqaures; dotted ground; motifs in brown thread; scalloped edges; floral trail on sides; drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Material
embroidering
lace (needlework)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
dots
Dotted
embroidering
floral patterns
Floral Trail
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Net
net (textile)
scallop shell
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
Spray
Tambour
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1930.981
GUSN
33526

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