VEIL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-1305

Description

Cream silk gauze with supplementary warp pattern; casing, but no drawstring; field of small grapes & leaves; 6 large floral sprays across bottom; scalloped edges with more leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

veils (headcloths)
headgear
gauze
silk (textile)
floral patterns
vine scrolls
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
Women's clothing
Silk
Gauze
Leno Weave
Spray
Grape
Leaves
VEIL

Associated Building

Used At Reverend E. Apthorpe House,

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding

Accession Number

1933.462

Places

Massachusetts (United States)