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Evening Cape

Style Period

1930s

Description

This cape has a jeweled frog closure at its collar. It has gathered shoulders and front slits lined with grey satin. The centre back is gathered and it has an elasticized waist.

It was originally worn to Trinity College dances in Toronto.

Tags

outerwear
evening coat
women's
royal blue
velvet
silk

Donor

Josephine Sivell

Accession Number

1-939-26-01696