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Object Name Cape
Catalog Number 1980.49.20
Maker Worth
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) Silk
Dimensions H-50 W-33 inches
Description This is a black velvet cape or mantle. It has a high collar decorated with ruffled organza. The cape is decorated with rows of chenille fringe near the shoulders, down the front and around the bottom. There is netting and more black pleated organza at the bottom. This cape was made by Worth.
Collection Scott Family Collection
Subjects Women
Capes (Clothing)
Clothing & dress
Search Terms outerwear
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS