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1850s Chanitlly bobbin lace evening cape


Mid 1800s bobbin lace cape from Chantilly, France...Commonly seen in the triangular shape, cape forms are much rarer to find...Shaped neckline, open front with full circular hem, a bit longer than fingertip...Black linen/silk thread...Foliate design...Completely wearable with care of course, lace is attracted to jewelry & other sharp objects. Measurements are: Center neck back to hem back 37" Width of hem 160"


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