Women's cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189891

Description

Black and white voided velvet women's cape. The cape has a black velvet interior. The exterior has a white velvet floral and butterfly pattern at each end. There is a black floral snap button at the neck. There are several snap buttons at various intervals on the cape to create different cape styles. The exterior design is oriental in style.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
velvet (fabric weave)
silk (fiber)
crepe (textile)
Cape

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P833

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

37 7/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1253