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Woman's traveling veil

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Green silk traveling veil of large rectangular piece of fabric gathered at top.


Worn by a member of Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, 1830s

Place of Manufacture

England or Europe (fabric)

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 74.3 x 162.6 cm (29 1/4 x 64 in.) Other (selvage to selvage): 74.3 cm (29 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plain weave silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts