Shoulder Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1895-1900

GUSN

GUSN-55009

Description

Black velvet collar and yoke trimmed with pleated black satin ruffle and large bow; hook and eye closure; body of black uncut velvet with allover pattern of raised oak leaves with three triangular inserts of black vetlvet; hem trimmed with black wool lace ruffle; silk twill lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
velvet (fabric weave)
Cape
Cape

Additional Identification Number

1949.199

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.199