Wedding Veil

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-32771

Description

White warp knit net lace; "point net"; large; bilaterally symmetrical motifs; chain stitch (tambour); satin drawstring; tiny sprigged ground; deep floral & foliate border; narrow foliate meander on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

veils (headcloths)
headgear
cotton (textile)
net (textile)
satin
silk (textile)
embroidering
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
meanders (patterns)
weddings
Silk
Cotton
Satin
Net
Tambour
Geometric Meander
Sprig
Floral
Foliate
Wedding
VEIL

Related Items

Title Wedding Dress Accession Number 1929.905

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Accession Number

1929.906