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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.

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

99.664.14

Medium or Technique

Plain weave silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes