Shoulder cape

French
late 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

136 x 63.5 cm (53 9/16 x 25 in.)

Accession Number

53.236

Medium or Technique

Silk bobbin lace with silk cord embroidery and silk grosgrain ribbon

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A shoulder cape with long lappets in front, of black bobbin lace withoutlines of design in black silk cord of two kinds; cape cut with “V” panel center front and center back, hooked down center front and center back, hooked down center front, black grosgrain, ribbon tie belt, high standing collar.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates