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Cape

Needlepoint lace cape; small-scale, closely-massed all-over floral design; cape with lappets made up in the 19th century from two pieces of 17th century lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen W. Coolidge

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Venetian, Italy

Accession Number

53.2134

Medium or Technique

Needlepoint Lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes