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Colchester Historeum

Veil, Wedding


Accession number: 05.4267
Category: Wedding Objects
Date: 1950
Materials: Fabric
Measurements: 80 cm L x 80 cm W
Description: Veil is a square of net material attached in the middle to a tiara. The net is edged with a 2cm wide band of lace. The tiara is constructed on a semi-circle of metal covered with fabric. Attached to the band of metal are tiny fabric flowers with 2-3 pearl stamen in the center of each. Behind the flowers are 3 strips of firm banding braided together which stand up to form a frame