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Description

Black cotton lace; handmade; mechanical; small, almost a square, but curved at top & bottom; dotted ground; geometric fret border with scalloped edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Material
cotton (textile)
handmade
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dots
Dotted
fretwork
Fretwork
Geometric
geometric patterns
handmade
Handmade
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
scallop shell
Shell
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.569
GUSN
37841

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