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VEIL

Description

Black silk gauze leno weave with supplementary patterning warp; long, wide; small floral blocks with larger flowers below; striped border with fringed edge; drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Material
gauze
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
gauze
Gauze
headgear
Leno Weave
Silk
silk (textile)
VEIL
veils (headcloths)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1941.705
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson
GUSN
52360

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