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Cloaks and mantles.

Image ID: 817934

Cloaks and mantles. (1852)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Cloaks and mantles.

Published Date

: 1852

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 13 cm. (6 x 5 in.)


: 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 addit ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- cape

Source Description

: 2 folders (74 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 817934

Record ID

: 702921

Digital Item Published

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

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