VEIL

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-13757

Description

Black handmade Chantilly lace; half-moon shaped; ground embroidered w/ circles; curved edge is scalloped w/ floral garland & center flower; straight end has band for drawstring; scalloped border is applied - handstitched to net ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

veils (headcloths)
headgear
VEIL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5617