Pelerine Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-37087

Description

Blue and black irridescent silk taffeta cape; blue silk braid along center front and around neck; self-piping along fitted shoulder seam; three self-fabric ruffles; pointed tips; shaped for arm movement.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pelerines
taffeta
silk (fiber)
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1934.1770