Stole

English (?)
late 18th century


Object Place: England (?)

Dimensions

110.2 cm (43 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.15

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White feathers decorated with motifs in brown feathers highlighted with iridescent feathers stitched to a white linen ground; lined with a sheer, light blue silk taffeta. Two halves joined on a diagonal with a seam. Layer of batting. Condition: very good; some silk loss in the lining.

Credit Line

Lucy A. Morse Fund in memory of Kate Morse