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Bonnet veil

Bonnet veil

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bobbin lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Allen

  • Museum number:

    T.302-1990

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bonnet veil of black bobbin lace of Chantilly-type. Semi-circular. The curved border has a pattern of blossoms and leaves increasing slightly in depth towards the centre, and the ground has a pattern of regular spots.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1860 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bobbin lace

Dimensions

Length: 825 mm, Width: 410 mm

Object history note

Registered File number 1989/1582.

Descriptive line

Bonnet veil of bobbin lace, made in France, ca. 1860

Techniques

Bobbin lace making

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Leaves; Dots

Categories

Lace; Hats & headwear; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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