|Object Name||Veil, Wedding|
Approximately 2/3 circumference of wreath is made of two slight green thread-covered wires with white fabric flowers, and flower buds, attached by finer thread covered wire twisted around them. Back third is made of 0.5 cm white elastic. Attached to elastic are 2 lengths of gathered white netting. Fabric flowers and leaves are attached to netting, one center back and one each end. Top layer of nettingis 71 cm long and embroidered along edges of sides and bottom in a flower and butterfly pattern. Underlaying of netting is full length with same embroidery pattern with addition of 2 larger butterflies at each bottom corner.
fibre; sewn, hand
|Dimensions||L-131 Cir-45.5 cm|
|Provenance||Worn by Eliza Wilkinson.|