A lace cape

Irish (Carrickmacross)
mid-19th century


Object Place: Carrickmacross, Ireland

Dimensions

44 x 56 cm (17 5/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1347

Medium or Technique

Cotton applique on linen net

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round in back and pointed in front, minute floral sprigs and dots powdered over ground, border design of interlacing floral swags with roses at tangent points; a number of small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers