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Capelet

Description

Dark green silk strie? velvet with green silk fringe around hem. Upper edged piped with green satin. Lined with ivory taffeta; short, pointed tips.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Strie'
taffeta
Taffeta
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5195
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73563

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