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Evening cape
(c. 1904)

Medium
silk, cotton
Measurements
59.0 cm (centre back) 180.0 cm (hem circumference)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Inscription
none
Accession Number
D200-1971
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Alexander McIntosh, 1971
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Ecru coloured hand-made braid lace with black insertions threaded with a fine green velvet ribbon, trimmed along the bottom edge with a deep cream satin accordion pleated frill, edged with lace and a fine green velvet ribbon. Lined with ecru silk organza.