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Point lace veil

Embroidered net. Veil. Black silk machine made net with an all-over design of grapes and leaves of tambour work; larger leaves and grapes across the bottom; running string across the top.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)

American or English, 1808–50

Accession Number

89.224

Medium or Technique

Silk machine made net with silk tambour work, silk cord, and silk tape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes