Woman's hooded cloak

Red wool broadclothhooded cloak trimmed in black silk, hood gathered at back, cloak gathered at shoulders and pieced at bottom

Provenance

Worn by Abigail Robbins (1759-1850); inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's hooded cloak

  • Woman's riding hood
  • American, last quarter of the 18th century
Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Manufacture
England (textile)
Place of Manufacture
Massachusetts, United States
Dimensions
Overall: 115.6 x 248.9 cm (45 1/2 x 98 in.)
Medium or Technique
Plain weave wool (broadcloth), plain weave silk trim and facing
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
99.664.16
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