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Shoulder Cape

Description

Black taffeta body, edged all around w/ narrow pleated ruffle & appliqued braid; hook & eye closure at center front w/ braid tassels on either side. Self-lining; body overlaid w/ brown net appliqued w/ black taffeta in scrolling pattern (cutwork over net); lining resembles a sleeveless vest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1905-1906
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1941.303
GUSN
52114

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