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Object Name Cape
Other Name Shawl
Catalog Number 2013.17.133
Accession number 2013.17
Artist Maker Unknown
Place of Origin Probably American
Date 1910 ca.
Material Crepe, Silk
Dimensions W-58 L-36 inches
Length (ft) 3
Length (in) 36
Width (ft) 4.833
Width (in) 58
Description A ladies rectangular cape/shawl comprised of black crepe. Near the bottom of the cape there is a brightly colored pink, light and dark green silk chenille embroidered rose design. There are two 26.00" long self-fabric ties attached to the front collar. Attached to the hem is an applied 12.00" long black silk knotted fringe.
Provenance There is no information about the maker or origin of this piece.