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Headscarf

Object Number: 
INV.11465.2
Date: 
1860-1890
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 10 x 1 in. ( 20.3 x 25.4 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Ecru machine made linen lace (bobbin-style) triangular headscarf, overall floral design, trimmed around all three sides with violet satin ribbon with black and white pin stripes, a silk pansey bouquet adorns the front corner.
Gallery Label: 
This headscarf belonged to Betsy Ann Barker Miller (born ca. 1830), of Branford, Connecticut.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group