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Cape

Description

Black ribbed wool cape w/ double lace edging and jet bead decoration along lace. 2 large, low armholes. Cape extends down in front. Ribbon inside lining to tie around waist. Black silk lining. 5 hook and eyes in front for closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand sewing
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Silk
silk (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1998.4741
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18755

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