VEIL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

late 19th-early

GUSN

GUSN-13755

Description

Black machine made net lace; embroidered w/ circles/dots; one edge embroidered w/ curving & scrolling floral sprays & scalloped edge; 2 narrow ends have black looped/finished edge; other long edge has hand overcast end w/ a knot in center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

veils (headcloths)
headgear
VEIL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

27 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7107