Deaccessioned June 26, 2014
130 cm (51 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mantle. Black silk satin trimmed with velvet at collar, front line, pelerine edges cuffs. Full skirt gathered into bodice at waistline. Narrow turn-down collar. Attached pelerine. Set-in sleeves. 6 covered button front closure. Quilted black silk lining.
Before 1944, worn by member of the Rae family, Massachusettes or upstate New York; before 1944, from the Rae Family to Elizabeth Day McCormick; 1944, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA. (Accession date: January 1, 1944); June 25, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Augusta Auctions, Bellows Falls, VT.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection