Cape; Unknown; Unknown; 1990_829

Name/Title

Cape

About this object

Black silk cape with taffeta bias cut binding around neck edge and base of cape. Lined on inside by off white twill weave cotton. Fringed with a braid along all edges except front fastening which is fastened by two hooks and eyes. Hand stitched. There are two darts shaping the garment at the shoulders. Fringing is of beading, twisted threads and velvet threads, this is in a worn state as is the silk. 'Laurie Bailey' on inside bottom hem.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

silk

Measurements

47cm length x 66cm width

Subject and Association Description

black silk cape

Credit Line

Mrs Laurie Bailey

Object Type

cape

Object number

1990_829

Rights

All rights reserved

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black
cape
fringe
silk

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