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Black lace veil

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French, Chantilly, second half 19th century. Black lace veil; deeply scalloped edges formed by rosettes and leaves in swags; ground above edge divided into separate area for each large scallop by scrolling and looping ornamental bands, in each of these areas a spray or swag of flowers; ribbon...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

French, second half 19th century

Object Place



47 x 105 cm (18 1/2 x 41 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts