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Cotton cape

White sheer cotton cape gathered into small tab center back, designed to slip under belt, high round neck with V in front and open down front with two short lappets designed to be slipped under belt, tab like cape hanging from each side over arm, embroidered with white linen largely in back...

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Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, about 1835

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Cotton plain-weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts