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Object Name DRAPERY
Catalog Number 0985.05.00042, a
Description These are two pieces of mourning draperies made of black cotton and irregularily shaped.
Material textile (cotton)
Dimensions H-23 W-22.5 inches
Event Death and burial of Jefferson Davis, 1889
Provenance These pieces of mourning draperies used on the bier of Jefferson Davis in New Orleans.
People Davis, Jefferson
Subjects mourning
burials