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Cape

Description

Dark blue-green semi-circular cape with deep fringe of same color. Attached "scarf" of same material can be tied or wrapped to close garment. Scarf also has deep fringe. Exterior of cape and both sides of scarf are made of low-pile, possibly synthetic, velvet. Fringe may also be synthetic fiber. Lining is a dark blue-green silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920s
Material
silk (textile)
synthetic fiber
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cape
capes (outerwear)
silk (textile)
synthetic fiber
Accession Number
1993.516
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Tinkham
GUSN
174239

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