Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-15343

Description

White; striped; eyelet; ruffle collar and hem and center front w/ scalloped edge; cotton tie at neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
dimity
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
Children's clothing
Dimity
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
CAPE

Inscription

Handwritten tag on neck tie: ""Child's cape for children of Mrs. C. Desky [Deeley?], born 1799 died 1878.""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1941.1506