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Cape

Description

White (bird's eye pattern); eyelet collar and ruffle along front and triple ruffle hem; darts at neckline; white soutache along front and hem w/ criss-cross and medallions w/ bee motif and eyelet in center; hook and eye at neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1861
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
Accession Number
1939.554
GUSN
40342

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