Woman's fur cape

American
1840–49


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (CB): 80 cm (31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2002.699.1-4

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave trimmed with silk velvet (plush)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s cape of cream silk satin trimmed with pink silk plush with separate, matching hood and sleeves.

Provenance

Worn by member of the Greenleaf family; Inherited by Lois Adams Goldstone; Gift to the MFA, December 18, 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Lois Adams Goldstone