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Cape of finely striped white silk and wool cloth

Yoke of white taffeta; edges finished with yellow and white silk cord; yoke trimmed with fine white wool fringe and taffeta bow in center back; lined with white silk, interlined with cotton fleece; fastened with two mother-of-pearl buttons with cut steel center (one cut steel center missing); longer...

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Gift of Mrs. F. Gorham Brigham

French, mid-19th century

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Silk and wool, taffeta


Textiles and Fashion Arts