Capelet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1899

GUSN

GUSN-73564

Description

Golden brown cut velvet imitation fur. Stiffened high collar; yellow and brown silk fringe all around hem and collar. Yellow silk damask ribbon ties at collar. Fully lined with ivory silk taffeta.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
stitching
fur
artificial
silk (textile)
taffeta
velvet (fabric weave)
trompe-l'oeil
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Taffeta
Hand Stitched
Imitation Fur
Tromp L'oeil
CAPE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5196