Cape

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

30.3 x 62 cm (11 15/16 x 24 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.2255

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Mull small double cape designed to flare slightly oveer shoulders; edges finished with pointed scallops; minute sprays of seven-petalled flowers embroidered with white cotton as border design.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry