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Short cape

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Short cape pointed center front and center back; cream colored net with three bands of light purple ribbon run into casings, each band bordered with narrow bobbin lace around bottom edge, bow of ribbon having light purple borders and small-scale brilliant warp figured flowers against white...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, Third quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1210

Medium or Technique

Bobbin lace, Net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes