Third quarter 19th century
Object Place: USA
42.5 cm (16 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; Organdy, taffeta, bobbin lace
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Short cape pointed in center front and center back, white organdy (now somewhat yellowed), trimmed wiht bobbin lace insertions, tab like with pointed ends, greenish-blue taffeta ribbon tabs under lace insertions, double ruffle around bottom of cape, each edged with bobbin lace, taffeta bows at heading of ruffles and on center front point.
Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb