Cape worn by Liz Taylor in "Cleopatra". Leather and gold ~ designed to look like wings of a Phoenix. Thin strips of gold leather,embellished with thousands of seed beads, bugle beads and bead-anchored sequins.
"And in the dark night, she missed his light in between her arms. She wanted to hold him again, and tell him all the things she never did. And in the dark night, she felt all alone with a stranger by her side.