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Title: Cloaks and mantles.
Image ID: 817934
Image ID 817934
Physical Description: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 13 cm. (6 x 5 in.)
Material Type: Prints
Subjects: Women -- Clothing & Dress
Cloaks
Capes (Clothing)
Periodical Illustrations
Notes: Printed on border: "No. 1 is the Henri III manteau, a graceful style of cardinal, copied with historical accuracy. It may be made of any material -- silk, satin, velvet, or even cashmere, or merino. When it is made of silk or satin, the trimming, as in the cut, consists of several rows of thick velvet ribbon, the same surrounding the pointed yoke, which gives an elegant slope to the shoulders." Written on border: "Nov. 1852" Includes additional text. Foxing on image.
Date Published: 1852
Barcode Number: 33333159262001
Struc ID: 588596
Source: Godey's lady's book.   View All images from Source
In Folder: Costume -- cape   View All images from Folder

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