Wedding-veil (one of two); made of silk; rectangle of burgundy silk with brown stripe on either side, white stripes running lengthwise, mountain? pattern woven in at centre, small diamonds woven in at either end; fringe of burgundy silk pompoms along each short side; rectangle of white cotton sewn on centre of one long side (where head would be?).

An00270770 001 l

Thing

Made Of
silk, cotton
Type of Thing
wedding-veil
Techniques
woven

Place

Made In
Iraq

Time

Acquired In
1993
Made
1950s

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