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Cape worn by Valerie Robinson as a member of the chorus in Acts I and III of The Royal Opera production of 'La traviata' (1967)

Collection: Costume Collection
Object number: ROH/PRO/COS/0002524
Date: 1974
Description: Black and silver damask evening cape with pink nylon lining, held together under the arms with black tassels. The cape has a turn-back collar, and black and silver braid intertwined to form three loops of chain-like decoration from the centre front to the upper arms, with two rows across the back.
Maker: Alec Shanks
Costume designer: Vera Marzot
Wearer: Valerie Robinson, 1974 - 1974
Company: The Royal Opera
Condition: Fair. Tassle missing from left arm.
Related production: La traviata (1967)