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Pelerine Cape

Description

Blue and black irridescent silk taffeta cape; blue silk braid along center front and around neck; self-piping along fitted shoulder seam; three self-fabric ruffles; pointed tips; shaped for arm movement.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
silk (fiber)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cape
pelerines
silk (fiber)
taffeta
Accession Number
1934.1770
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
37087

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