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Cape

Description

Cream wool 3/4 cape; block printed with border of floral garland around yoke, and border of same with 3 rows of paisleys (garland and paisleys in pink, green, gold, red and blue with black hatchments to imitate weaving) alternating with floral sprig along center front and around hem; opening with placket for arms; padded and quilted lining; quilted only with silk lining at yoke, and front panels - back is white cambric.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Girls' clothing
Accession Number
1943.726
GUSN
53625

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