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Bonnet veil

Bonnet veil

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bobbin lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Allen

  • Museum number:


  • 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)


ca. 1860 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Bobbin lace


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


Bobbin lace making

Subjects depicted

Dots; Flowers; Leaves


Lace; Hats & headwear; Textiles


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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