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Woman's mantle

Mantle or sleeveless cape jacket of Irish crochet with round inserts of heavy white linen embroidery in floral wreath design with center roundel of darned filet; front opening with single eye (hook missing) short, very short cape over arms; lined with shirred white chiffon with bobbin lace trim;...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

Woman's sleeveless jacket

American, about 1900

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Medium or Technique

Linen lace and crochet, chiffon or silk plain weave lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts