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Fur Cape

Accession

2-940-26-05776

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1940

Style Period

Description

Dark mink hip-length shoulder cape with front slits for arms, small raised collar and an elastic to retain its shape. Also, the bottom of the jacket is cut in "V" form. Furthermore, the pieces of mink are sewn in a vertical linear fashion on the bodice while the fur on the sleeves are sewn in a horizontal pattern.

Condition

fair

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Material