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[Alboni cloak.]

Image ID: 802629

[Alboni cloak.] (1852)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Alboni cloak.]

Published Date

: 1852

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 12 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "No. 2 is the Alboni cloak, of embroidered cloth, velvet, or cashmere. It is preferred by many, because no weight is sustained by the arm, a sleeve being constructed from the back breadth, which falls over the front in a line of waves or broad scallops. The embroidery is in braid and silk, the outline of the braid being followed up by a pattern of silk tendrils. The collar has also a trimming of the same. This will be fou ....
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Original Source

: From Godey's lady's book. (Philadelphia : [s.n.] 1830-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- 1850s -- American

Source Description

: 8 folders (290 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-185-Am

Digital ID

: 802629

Record ID

: 692185

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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