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Headcovering (France), late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Headcovering. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is silk and its technique is bobbin lace, chantilly style. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Salisbury Day. It is credited Gift of Salisbury Day from the Estate of Katharine Day.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 13 x 114 cm (5 1/8 x 44 7/8 in.)

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Headcovering (France), late 18th–early 19th century; Previously owned by Katharine Day ; silk; H x W: 13 x 114 cm (5 1/8 x 44 7/8 in.); Gift of Salisbury Day from the Estate of Katharine Day; 1957-119-30

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