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Cape?

French
1735–45


Object Place: France

Dimensions

84 x 153 cm (33 1/16 x 60 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.468

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hemispherical piece in four sections (cape?). Repeating symmetrical naturalistic floral motif on a diaper pattern ground. Orange, green and yellow silk yarns on a gray silk ground. Narrow tape border. Badly worn in several spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection