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Shoulder Cape

Description

Black velvet collar & yoke trimmed w/ pleated black satin ruffle & large bow; hook & eye closure; body of black uncut velvet w/ allover pattern of raised oak leaves w/ 3 triangular inserts of black vetlvet; hem trimmed w/ black wool lace ruffle; silk twill lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1900
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.199
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
55009

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