Men's Dark Brown Evening Cloak

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Full length men’s evening cloak. Very dark brown velvet exterior, light red cloth interior, decorative brown thread stitching is down both sides of the interior. The decorative stitching area, is limited to the strip next to the front opening - width, to hand slit. There is decorative 'cut out' lace stitched in amongst the stitching near the hem. Hand slits in front - lead from the front to interior. The distinctive collar is puffed up with stuffed velvet. The closure has one hook and loop at the neck.
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Velvet and lace
1200 x 420mm
Open width 920mm
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Gift of the Friends of Waikato Museum
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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