Shoulder Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-39078

Description

Black velvet with black cording and jet beadwork; velvet collar with black satin piping and trimmed with black net and cord arranged in floral motif with jet bead; same net and cord trim along center front, slit for arm, back yoke and hem; quilted black taffeta lining; black satin bow at each armhole; hook & eye closure center front; scalloped black lace trim at yoke.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
velvet (fabric weave)
taffeta
Cape
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Mason

Accession Number

1937.495