White mull double cape

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

78 x 49.5 cm (30 11/16 x 19 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

53.1059

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rectangular in shape with short points in front edges in deep scallops made up of finer pointed scallops, embroidered with white linen thread, in each scallop a single stylized small carnation spray, minute quatre foils form inner border within scallops.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John A. Cousens