Shoulder Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1905-1906

GUSN

GUSN-52114

Description

Black taffeta body, edged all around with narrow pleated ruffle and appliqued braid; hook and eye closure at center front with braid tassels on either side. Self-lining; body overlaid with brown net appliqued with black taffeta in scrolling pattern (cutwork over net); lining resembles a sleeveless vest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
taffeta
Cape
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth L. S. Child

Accession Number

1941.303