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A short white mull circular cape

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A short white mull circular cape with turned back round collar, embroidered all over with white chain stitch minute blossoms, lower edge of cape and edge of collar trimmed with embroidered net, narrow flounce, a number of small brownish stains and small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

French, Early 19th century

Object Place



69 x 104 cm (27 3/16 x 40 15/16 in. )

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Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts