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Opera cloak

Opera cloak of fine pink wool twill, wide back of one piece of material, each front of single piece seamed to back along sloping shoulder line, curving up at elbow, open down center front, fastened with ribbon tie at neck, and buttons below turned back collar, all edges trimmed with points of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Rodman Peabody

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill; appliqued, with silk plain weave lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts