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

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5617