Double cape of white mull

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

32.5 cm (12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.1058

Medium or Technique

Cotton with linen embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(Much yellowed), short pointed tabs in front and edges embroidered with white linen in design of sprays of conventionalized flowers with oval petals, outer edges finished with fine scallops; many breaks, very tender.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John A. Cousens