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Cape

Short cape; circular cut with points and wide turned-back lapels in front; made of black silk machine-made net over pale lavender-and-green shot figured shilk twill; all-over design, embroidered with green and jet sequins and jet beads, of three small green dots alternating with black jet and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harriman Apsley Reardon

American, about 1890

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

53.2534

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes