For the lady who loves to be "fitted" into every article of clothing in her closet, this shapely cape will make a show stopping addition to her trousseau. A beautiful piece influenced by the "Oriental" style with that gorgeous silk pinstripe brocade on a cotton base with period appropriate gold trim, this is one accessory that will be irresistible to the lady who is not afraid of bold, rich coloring. Poupees from all makers of this era will vie for their chance to don their sister's best opera cape... We know it will be a well loved item in any setting, scene, or trousseau!
*Yes, we are happy to do a layaway on this exquisite piece! Take up to four months to pay for this cape. Just let us know at checkout, or give us a call at 718.859.0901 to hear more about this beautiful accessory.*
Length: 9.5" Shoulder to Shoulder: roughly 3.5"
Condition: Excellent! Truly in great shape for its age, with only the most minor foxing. The silk ties are a bit worn and fragile, but do work just fine if handled carefully. This beautiful cape will be at home in the best of the best collection.
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