CAPE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1890

GUSN

GUSN-12935

Description

Tan/fawn colored flannel; 5 rows of top-stitching around hem; high, stiff collar embroidered on outside w/ silver thread & yellow chenille in scrolling pattern. Inside of collar lined w/ beige embroidered net over beige satin; same net gathered around base of collar; long beige ribbon ties inside collar. Hook & eye closure; cream silk damask lining; gathered self-pocket on left side; self-ruched loops on both sides of opening; weights at front hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
damask
embroidering
flannel
stitching
machine-made
net (textile)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
scrolls (motifs)
Women's clothing
Wool
Flannel
Silk
Net
Damask
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Scroll
CAPE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6362