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

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Dimensions

27 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7107