Lace shawl

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

November 9, 1882

GUSN

GUSN-222189

Description

Lace shawl worn with wedding dress [packed inside a woven straw purse]. Rectangular point d'Alencon lace in pattern of flowers and scallops on net ground. Ivory. Possibly handmade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shawls
lace making
Alençon lace
Shawl

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

6 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

2009.1.5.1

Date

November 9, 1882 (Date of wedding)

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)