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September 9, 2015

Bicycle Cape

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

A woman’s bicycle cape of tan wool with a yoke, stand-up collar and same collar top-stitching. The circular cape is lined in an art nouveau printed cotton of pink, blue, black, brown, tan and beige. Made in the early 1900s.

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