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Shoulder cape

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

41 cm (16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.828

Medium or Technique

Ivory; net work

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fan-shaped, of ivory net with applied border and stripes of meandering narrow ivory braid suggesting coral forms. Along short side, a pale lavender satin ribbon passes through five net and braid loops. Condition: good.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke