Object Place: probably United States
127 cm (50 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman’s cape with high stand-up collar and small attached capelet. Oyster wool melton embroidered with twister-ribbon gilt-metal and white silk braid and white silk and gilt-metal yarns in floral motif (orchids?). Edged with gray sheared mouton. Pair of hooks and eyes at top front. White silk satin lining with two gathered pockets at front center.
Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks