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Eastern veils.

Image ID: 828335

Eastern veils. (1847)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Eastern veils.

Published Date

: 1847

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 11 cm. (4 x 4 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "...two dresses, called murlins ; these form a complete disguise, one covering all the face, except the eyes,..."

Original Source

: From The book of costume : or, annals of fashion, from the earliest period to the present time, by a rank. Henry Colburn, 1847) Wilton, Mary Margaret Stanely Egerton, Countess of (1801-1858), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- veil

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 828335

Record ID

: 713620

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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