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Women's cape

2006.44.1267 (RS12008)

Description

Satin peach colored women's cape with a curly white fur collar. The cape closes at the neck with three hook and loop closures. The exterior satin is patterned with 'fleur de lis' like flowers. The cape falls to the hip. The interior of the cape is quilted and there are two inner pockets with ruffled edges. The label sewn into the back of the collar states: "Au Bon Marche Maison A Boucicaut 238269 T Paris."

Details

Maker
Au Bon Marche (Retailer)
Inscriptions
"AU BON MARCHE / Maison A Boucicaut / 238269 T Paris"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
fur
satin
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
Cape
capes (outerwear)
fur
satin
Dimensions
88 4/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1267
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189924

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