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Cape/Collar

Description

Cream silk tulle shoulder cape; tulle ruching trimmed wtih dots and flowers of cream (silk) chenille; bands of ivory satin ribbon radiate from neck; edged with blonde silk lace; 2 rosettes of same ivory ribbon; pointed ends and back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Material
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Dot
dots
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1964.157
GUSN
46951

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