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Fur Cape

American
Retailed by Neiman Marcus (American, founded 1907)


Dimensions

Center back: 114.3 cm (45 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1042

Medium or Technique

Mink

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fur cape made of black-dyed fur strips alternating in orientation to achieve a striped affect. Attached rhinestone belt clips at front.

Provenance

Before 1985, sold by Neiman Marcus, Chicago to F. Martin Belmore, Chicago; December 25, 1985, gift of F. Martin Belmore to his wife, Suzanne Belmore; 2012, gift of Belmore to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Suzanne Belmore in memory of F. Martin Belmore