Cape and pair of undersleeves

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

190 x 41.5 cm (74 13/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1526a-c

Medium or Technique

Cotton net and lace with velvet ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cape and pair of undersleeves of gathered and puffed white net, cape pointed in center back with long rounded lappets in front, edges of cape and bottoms of sleeves trimed with ruching of white net held in place by narrow coral pink velvet ribbon and edged with blonde lace. (Cf. 47.1527). Also see 46.1015, a and b.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp