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Women's cape

2006.44.1253 (RS11816)

Description

Black and white voided velvet women's cape. The cape has a black velvet interior. The exterior has a white velvet floral and butterfly pattern at each end. There is a black floral snap button at the neck. There are several snap buttons at various intervals on the cape to create different cape styles. The exterior design is oriental in style.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
crepe (textile)
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cape
capes (outerwear)
crepe (textile)
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
37 7/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1253
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189891

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