What is a Mantilla Scarf

What is a Mantilla Scarf?

A mantilla is a lace or silk veil or shawl worn over the head and shoulders, often over a high comb called a peineta, popular with women in Spain. It is now particularly associated as a pious religious practice among women in the Roman Catholic Church

Definitions

Mantilla – a woman’s silk or lace scarf.

2. Mantilla – short cape worn by women.

mantelet, cape, mantle – a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter.

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