Cape - double cape or collar

American
About 1830–75


Dimensions

30.2 x 60.8 cm (11 7/8 x 23 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

17.1596

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine white cotton; the capes are edged with a small scallop, headed with a line of drawn-work; above the edges are worked with white cotton, laid-work and eyelet-work, sprays of conventional flowers.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates