White cotton gauze double cape

American
first quarter 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

48 x 38.8 cm (18 7/8 x 15 1/4 in. )

Accession Number

51.230

Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze with cotton embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton gauze double cape with upper cape rectangular and lower cape round, minute pointed scallops around edges, border design of deeply serrated leaf pointing alternately up and down.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Fred B. Lund