Narrow cape of white cambric

American
Third quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1211

Medium or Technique

Cotton; cambric, embroidery, lace, organdy

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Narrow cape of white cambric with finely pleated lace edged ruffle, over the cambric a ribbon with pink ground and brown dot design in stripes, tabs of lace trimmed embroidered organdy over ribbon, ends of ribbon used as ties.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb