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Double cape of white net with white embroidered repeat of conventionalized floral spray, scalloped bottom edges, front and neck edges trimmed with machine-made lace. Several yellowish stains, several small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morton Peabody Prince and Clement M. Burnhome

American, 1835–40

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

48.5 x 88.5 cm (19 1/8 x 34 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.1243

Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidered linen net lace and linen bobbin lace edging

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes