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Cape

Description

Sable fur cape with dark brown silk lining and two inner pockets. Five hooks for the front closure.

Details

Maker
Possibly Howard Kakas & Sons (Retailer)
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Sewn in lining, back of neckline: ""Howard Kakas & Sons/ 162 Tremont St. Boston, Mass.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
fur
sewing (process)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Fur
fur
Machine Sewn
sewing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.4767
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18817

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