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Woman's Cape, early 19th century

This is a Woman's cape. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is cotton and its technique is roller printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W (center back, neck to hem; across shoulder): 114.3 × 53.3 cm (45 × 21 in.)

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Woman's Cape, early 19th century; cotton; H x W (center back, neck to hem; across shoulder): 114.3 × 53.3 cm (45 × 21 in.); 1955-174-2

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Woman's Cape, early 19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 January 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>