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Child's cape

Child's long cape of light tan fine wool twill, high round neck with short turned back collar, deeo yoke flaring over shoulders, below yoke a deep flounce or secondary cape of same material, edges finished with lines of narrow purple silk cord braid couched down with pink silk, above and between...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins

Spanish, mid-19th century

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Medium or Technique

Wool and Silk; Twill, embroidered, quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts