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Cape

Embroidered purple velvet cape.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish or Persian, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey or Persia

Accession Number

43.697

Medium or Technique

Velvet with silk embroidery, silk embroidered buttons, rope, and tassel, and silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes