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Description

Eggplant/brown satin; hip-length narrow band collar w/ 2 hook & eyes; 6 sets of embroidered covered buttons w/ loop closure at center front; velvet & satin stripe ribbon applied down front & sides & around hem; double row of ribbon around shoulders; slits for hands at front; lined w/ burgundy silk; inter-lining of wool or batting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.203
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52917

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