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Veil

Black silk machine-made net with a powder of small leaves and a border of undulating vines and repeated floral sprays in black silk tambour work. Scalloped edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick M. Thomas

American, 1810–50

Accession Number

27.144

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered net lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes