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Description

Blue & white horizontal striped silk taffeta shoulder cape; stripes alternate - cream stripe w/ blue chine flowers (stylized) alternates w/ blue on blue chine imitating moire; neckline trimmed w/ blue & white tape w/ blue silk pom-poms; outer edge trimmed w/ same but has blue & white fringe; white cambric lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1853-1857
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Accession Number
1975.223
GUSN
49281

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