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A hood of cream colored ribbed wool

A hood of cream colored ribbed wool; seam at top of head going back to sharp point, center back seam to neckline in points to form shoulder cape free hanging, fronts in long pointed lappets, all edges embroidered with white silk, in design of two interlacing lines with in a framework, palmette...

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Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

German, Second half 19th century

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Embroidered wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts