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CAPE

Description

Black silk velvet cape, thigh length; black satin piping at neck, center front & hem; scalloped hem for arms; purple silk quilted lining; hook & eye closure center front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1865
Inscriptions
Handwritten note pinned to lining: ""ROPES/ 1860's""
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1955.M8
GUSN
45670

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