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Lace cape

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Lace cape ending in narrow points in center front, narrow turned back collar, two flounces around lower edge, rather openly spaced border design of sprays of roses, floral sprig over ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Irish (Carrickmacross), Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

Carrickmacross, Ireland


50.5 x 76.2 cm (19 7/8 x 30 in. )

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Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery and applique


Textiles and Fashion Arts