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Cape

Description

White; striped; eyelet; ruffle collar and hem and center front w/ scalloped edge; cotton tie at neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag on neck tie: ""Child's cape for children of Mrs. C. Desky [Deeley?], born 1799 died 1878.""
Material
dimity
eyelets (components)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Children's clothing
dimity
Dimity
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
stitching
textiles
Accession Number
1941.1506
GUSN
15343

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