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Veil

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White embroidered net veil, border design on bottom of floral sprays, highly stylized, on deeply curving stems, white taffeta ribbon drawstring at top.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Swan

American, About 1840

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

60 x 83 cm (23 5/8 x 32 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1019

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes