Shoulder Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1889-1891

GUSN

GUSN-39081

Description

Black braid with raised black satin stitch embroidery and black beads; high collar with scalloped edge and scrolling motif; narrow shoulder seam; gathered at shoulder; yoke of chevron beaded braid; lower part of elongated scroll motif; fringed tasseled hem; gray corded silk lining; black grosgrain lappets folded & trimmed with jet strands; hook & eye at neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
silk (fiber)
Cape
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Mason

Accession Number

1937.498