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Cape

Description

Faded gray-green wool flannel; 3/4 length; pointed hood with silk tassels at forehead and point; drawstring at neck with silk cord threaded through hood lined with gray silk; broken silk loop above label.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Inscriptions
Woven label; silk yellow/ gold letters on white, in collar: ""The LIBERTY Room/ R.H. STEARNS & COMPANY""
Material
flannel
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Flannel
flannel
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1993.217
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11522

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