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Description

Brown velvet w/ embroidered swirl & leaf pattern; band collar trimmed w/ brown silk floss, ostrich feathers & large satin bow; hook & eye closure; lappets & front of sleeve openings trimmed w/ ball fringe; back of waist trimmed w/ fringe; slit at back for bustle. Collar & lappets lined w/ changeable green silk; body lined w/ quilted brown silk; inner waistband of olive ribbon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1888-1890
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.1453
GUSN
38275

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