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Embroidered black net long veil

All-over sprig of minute five-petalled blossom; deep bottom border repeat of floral sprig with central large blossom surrounded by wheat and other smaller flowers; outer border, on three sides, of stylized blossom; scalloped edges.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Harry Dolbeare

American, 1830–35

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

51.2801

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered net and silk cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes