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Description

White cotton mull; vertical tucks all around body; trimmed w/ white lace ruffle threaded w/ purple silk ribbon. Self-pleated ruffle trimmed w/ lace all around hem; hook & eye closure center front; stiffened.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Mull
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
super
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6413
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12936

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