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Description

Maroon velvet; dolman sleeves; long pointed capelet collar; dark brown flower medallion & maroon silk tassels on each side of collar; hook & eye closure at neck. Changeable, quilted silk taffeta lining of black & red; all edges trimmed w/ deep maroon/brown double row of piping.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1855
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1927.2078
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E. L. Coleman
GUSN
31713

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