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Shoulder Cape

Description

Brown velvet; high band collar; capelet collar w/ pointed front; hook & eye closure; flower & foliate garland embroidered in brown silk around collar, front edges & hem; quilted brown silk lining; pouch pocket inside at right.

Details

Maker
L.P. Hollander & Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1899
Inscriptions
White letters woven on black; silk label inside below collar: ""L.P. Hollander & Co./ Boston and New York""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1957.2
GUSN
13649

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