Women's Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1893-1898

GUSN

GUSN-38274

Description

Black velvet yoke trimmed with scrolled pattern of jet beads; black satin rosettes, black lace and black gauze drapes front; pleated silk gauze center front; double ruffle black lace overlay with iridescent blue silk lining; black gauze ruching at hem; six hooks & eyes at front; blue and teal silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
velvet (fabric weave)
Cape
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Grace L. Richards

Accession Number

1935.1452