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Infant double cape (ensemble)

Description

White; pique-diamond pattern; A= long cape-plain; 3 covered buttons and 3 loop closures; darts at shoulder; B= shorter cape-deep ruffle of eyelet openwork; rope cording at neckline; Broderic Anglaise.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
piqué
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Picque
piqué
stitching
Accession Number
1969.5832AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15059

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