Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-1232

Description

Cream w/ cream silk lining; double collar; trimmed w/ looped fringe; 2 tassle ties at neck; same fringe along front and hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
stitching
kidskin
Children's clothing
Kid
Hand Stitched
CAPE

Inscription

Stamped on back of wider collar: ""CROSS & WILSON MANUFACTURERS--REAL WOODSTOCK GLOVES"" Handwritten note pinned to longer collar: ""Small kid cloak--A.B.B.""

Maker

Cross & Wilson Manufacturers (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1991.16

Places

Connecticut (United States)
Vermont (United States)