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A lace cape

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Round in back and pointed in front, minute floral sprigs and dots powdered over ground, border design of interlacing floral swags with roses at tangent points; a number of small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

Irish (Carrickmacross), mid-19th century

Object Place

Carrickmacross, Ireland


44 x 56 cm (17 5/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton applique on linen net


Textiles and Fashion Arts