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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

France

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

51.1982

Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes