Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-36434

Description

Shoulder length with black velvet at V-neck, with vertically pleated white chiffon; bands of black velvet with black taffeta ruffles with pinked edge; lace ruffle around neck and along shoulder; V-neck at back; long pleated chiffon ties trimmed with white lace; white silk lining; one hook and eye closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
chiffon
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Chiffon
Velvet
Hand Stitched
CAPE

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Wickliffe Draper

Accession Number

1934.44