26.5 x 23 cm (10 7/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen net with cotton embroidery
Not On View
Machine-made net; the design of conventional flowers and leaves is done with white cotton and tambour-work (chain stitch). Made by Miss Elsie Philips, niece of the first Mayor of Boston. Like Limerick lace.
Gift of Mrs. Emily Russell