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Cape

Description

Light taupe wove flannel; hood, shoulder cape; 2 hooks and eyes at throat; 2 long iridescent beige satin ribbons with fringed ends at either side of front placket at neck; hood and front panels lined with same satin as ribbon; 2 deep patch pockets on the lining of front panels; full length.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1910
Inscriptions
Woven label; silk; yellow letters in white ground, in collar: ""REGISTERED U.S. PATENT OFFICE/ ""THE DOROTHY""/ HART & SHEPARD/ ""SHAKERS"" ""E. CANTERBURY, N.H."" In goold frame with scrolling
Material
flannel
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Flannel
flannel
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1993.218
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11523

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