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Woman's black cape with floral pattern and white lace on hem / Mary Waggeby


Woman's cape of silver mylar, V-necked yoke with ric-rac trim; cape body constructed of black nylon and silver and gold metallic lace with gold and rus mylar band at bottom trimmed with white, purple and rose ric-rac and trimmed with white lace.

Curatorial Remarks

This cape was likely made after the mid-20th century.

Tags: capeSeminoleblackwhite laceric rac
People: Seminole
Places: Southeast, Eastern Oklahoma
Purpose: domestic use, ceremonial events

From interviews with Dr. Garrick Bailey, 2018-2020 University of Tulsa, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

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Woman's black cape with floral pattern and white lace on hem
Mary Waggeby (Artist)
Native American; Seminole
circa 1997
synthetic fiber, cotton
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Purchased with funds provided by the Frankie Van Johnson Fund
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Previous Number(s): 
TL1997.26.2; tl1997.26.2
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