Wedding veil

Wedding veil
Title
Wedding veil
Date 
1889
Medium 
Bobbin lace, needlepoint lace
Dimensions 
Overall: 44 x 80 in. ( 111.8 x 203.2 cm )
Description 
Cream cotton wedding veil; hand worked on machine-made net; large floral pattern of bobbin and needlepoint lace with openwork in some of the roses along the scalloped edge; diamond needlework pattern along the opening for the head.
Object Number 
1978.63c
Gallery Label 
This wedding veil was worn on February 14, 1889 by the donor's mother, Mrs. E. Hayward Ferry.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group