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Run-net. Veil. Machine-made net. Around three sides single flowers run in with a cotton thread; across the bottom bunches of flowers made in the same way.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

American, About 1808–50

Dimensions

74.5 x 80 cm (29 5/16 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.6303

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton and silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes