HNW - Re: lacis Re: HNW - lacis Re: HNW - lacisRe: HNW - lacis

Triste cateline at
Fri Oct 10 13:06:02 PDT 1997

> Have you checked out the Boston Museum of Fine Arts? They own that jacket
> supposedly worn by Queen Elizabeth. Janet Arnold says it's been altered,
> though. They also own some pretty little sweet bags, including one that's
> all silver wire and buillon, some long cushion covers, some of those
> knitted Elizabethan jackets, and various other interesting items. I was
> lucky enough to see them on display just once in the14 years I  lived
> there.

Something over ten years ago I tried to see that jacket. At that time they
said that I should have called ahead to make an appointment to see it and
that they did have better embroideries from that time in their collection.
So it might be worth calling ahead.


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