Embroidered cape

American
About 1830


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

45.8 x 80 cm (18 1/16 x 31 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

54.19

Medium or Technique

Cotton Net Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered net double cape; edges scalloped and arranged in deep points; border design of serpentine stems with highly ornalmental blossoms and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, in memory of her mother, Marion Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis W. Lee)