Requires Photography

Semi-circular cape

probably French
1920s


Object Place: probably France

Dimensions

90 x 194.3 cm (35 7/16 x 76 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.361

Medium or Technique

Machine-net with machine-embroidery of gold-colored strip metal wrapped on yellow core

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Machine-embroidered with gold metallic threads on blue net ground. Symmetrical design of stylized rose branches and concentric arches enclosed by three borders along edge. Condition: excellent.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation