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Fur Cape

Style Period

1940s

Label

Fashioned by Algonquin, The Finest in Furs Registured

Description

Dark mink hip-length shoulder cape with front slits for arms, small raised collar and an elastic to retain its shape. Also, the bottom of the jacket is cut in "V" form. Furthermore, the pieces of mink are sewn in a vertical linear fashion on the bodice while the fur on the sleeves are sewn in a horizontal pattern.

Tags

outerwear
cape
women's
dark brown
mink

Donor

Joye Waterhouse

Accession Number

2-940-26-05776