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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 267

    A FINE CHINTZ CLOAK

    1790S

    Price Realised  

    A FINE CHINTZ CLOAK
    1790s
    chocolate brown chintz with a cream and turquoise floral print, the hood and edges deeply pleated, and lined in cream flannel with a scarlet floral print and a tan print cotton


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    See 'Fashion: The Collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute,' p104 for a very similar example.

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