Indian or American
53 x 87 cm (20 7/8 x 34 1/4 in.) Measured as worn on body for storage on hanger.
Medium or Technique
Cotton with cotton embroidery
Not On View
White muslin worked with white thread and laid-work. Cut with short points around the neck and very deep points at the bottom; these are sewed back onto the cape. A shaped piece with the edge cut in blocks is sewed to the bottom of the cape. The design consists of groups of flowers and separate flowers.
Gift of the Misses Catharine Langdon Rogers and Clara Bates Rogers