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Dolman Cape

Description

Multicolored embroidered wool w/ red background; paisley motif; dolman sleeves trimmed w/ multicolored fringe; black velvet collar; strip of plum silk down front w/ 6 silk-covered buttons. Lined w/ dark purple silk w/ gold polka dots; bright purple silk ribbon at inside waist; hem of cape also fringed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1944.235
GUSN
53726

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