Stunning Victorian Thick Silk Velour Cape With Original Metallic Braid Trim Lined with Gold Silk To Emulate Beaver Fur
A little beauty from the 1880's, this gorgeous find is an exemplary fashion accessory of the late Belle Epoche era, in stunning shape for its age. It is very rare to find imitation fur from the Victorian Era, and this cape shows how finely these old textiles echoed fur; we thought it was real at first! Lined in a stunning golden yellow polished cotton, decorated with a BEAUTIFUL Victorian golden metallic braid trim at the collar, this is a very sweet piece that we are pricing to sell, so if you have just the doll, act fast because we won't have it for long! Swathe your best size one fashion lady in luxury or wrap up your favorite size 2 bebe for a chilly morning walk in this stunning piece!
Measurements: 8" top to bottom 8" Inside Collar 4" Tip of hood to collar.
Condition: As mint as they come. No tears, wear or unsightly stains, rips or other imperfections. Grade A+ in every way. If you have a trousseau and a little mannequin for your ladies, this piece would be a fabulous, no excuses display piece!
**We now ship EVERY SINGLE ONE of our antique costume pieces in archival, museum quality, acid free tissue paper. We store them in an acid free, climate controlled environment, because we want you to get a textile that has been frozen in time. As curators of these antiques, we want them to be as fresh for the next generation of students and enthusiasts as they were for us. This is factored into the price of our merchandise. We hope you can enjoy these rare finds for years to come, and we want to make sure that when they reach you, they are ready for careful love and display if you so chose, or to be stored in a destruction-free paper. Happy shopping!**