Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1898

GUSN

GUSN-171135

Description

Black wool cape trimmed in black soutache braid and embroidery in floral and linear patterns along neck/front edges. Ivory moire silk lining. Tag from "Madame et La Jeune Fille" of Boston, MA.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
wool (textile)
moiré
silk (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
dressmaking
Cape

Inscription

"MADAME ET/LA JEUNE FILLE/130 NEWBURY STREET/BOSTON" (Embroidered)

Additional Identification Number

6.6

Maker

Madame et La Jeune Fille (Retailer)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter Vandermark

Accession Number

2009.3.6

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)