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Veil

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Embroidered black net large veil; small floral sprays powdered over ground; deep double border design at bottom of sprays of bell-shaped flowers and pomegranates(?).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

95 x 95 cm (37 3/8 x 37 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2235

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes