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Cape and band for woman's hat [band]

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Cape and band for woman's hat; a) deep cape of deep green lutestring with hem trimmed with yellow straw braid; b) band of green lutestring cut on bias with hems trimmed with yellow straw braid.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

10.7 x 50 cm (4 3/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1211b

Medium or Technique

Lutestring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes