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

Associated Person

Glaser, Olive Smith

Maker

Unknown

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)