Dolman Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890

GUSN

GUSN-53726

Description

Multicolored embroidered wool with red background; paisley motif; dolman sleeves trimmed with multicolored fringe; black velvet collar; strip of plum silk down front with six silk-covered buttons. Lined with dark purple silk with gold polka dots; bright purple silk ribbon at inside waist; hem of cape also fringed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
wool (textile)
silk (fiber)
Cape
Cape

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Montague

Accession Number

1944.235