59.4 x 85.8 cm (23 3/8 x 33 3/4 in. )
Medium or Technique
Cotton net with embroidery and Lace
Not On View
Machine-made net; the design of scrolling stems bearing leaves and flowers and broken by circles and various shaped à jours, is done with white thread and tambour work (chain-stitch). On each shoulder from the collar to the bottom of the cape is a stem with opposite leaves.
Gift of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates