Women's cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189479

Description

Ivory crepe tiered women's cape with a two hook closure at the neck. The sides and bottom edges of the cape have long ivory fringe. Inside the cape there are two large loops at the left and right side for a person's arms to help keep the cape closed. The bottom edge of the cape bows out in the center. The cape has two teirs. There is some discoloration on the back of the cape. There is no makers label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
crepe (textile)
Cape

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P805

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

75 4/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1226