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Shoulder Cape

Description

Black braid w/ raised black satin stitch embroidery and black beads; high collar w/ scalloped edge & scrolling motif; narrow shoulder seam; gathered at shoulder; yoke of chevron beaded braid; lower part of elongated scroll motif; fringed tasseled hem; gray corded silk lining; black grosgrain lappets folded & trimmed w/ jet strands; hook & eye at neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1889-1891
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1937.498
GUSN
39081

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