Double cape

American
second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Center back: 33.7 cm (13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1208

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, printed; cotton plain weave lining

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Double cape in print with red, yellow, and lavender floral sprays with bright green leaves on white ground; cape deepest at center back coming to point center front; self-piping and folds on both edges; lined with muslin

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb