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Embroidered net veil, long, red rosette powdered all over ground, border design across bottom of repeat of floral spray with curving stems bearing small blossoms and berries, outer border along bottom edge formed by repeat of small scale floral spray with pendent full blown blossom, on two long...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Wheeler

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

79 x 98.5 cm (31 1/8 x 38 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.1099

Medium or Technique

Linen net with silk and cotton embroidery and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes