Child's coat and cape (cape)
Object Place: USA
57 x 109 cm (22 7/16 x 42 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton figured weave with cotton embroidery and wool braid trim
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(a) coat, high round neck, bound with linen, open down front with two small pearl buttons at top, widely sloping shoulders, long full sleeves gathered into turned back cuff; (b) long circular cape, open down front with single button at high round neck, turned back collar, cuffs on (a) and all edges of (b) finished with irregular scallops embroidered with white linen thread and trimmed with looping of narrow black wool braid.
Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham