CAPE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1865

GUSN

GUSN-45670

Description

Black silk velvet cape, thigh length; black satin piping at neck, center front & hem; scalloped hem for arms; purple silk quilted lining; hook & eye closure center front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
CAPE

Inscription

Handwritten note pinned to lining: ""ROPES/ 1860's""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1955.M8