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Child's cape

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Child's short white cotton cape with lower edge hexagonal in outline, intended to be buttoned down front, short turned back collar, edges scalloped, border design interlacing beaded bands of enclosing minute floral sprays.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, Second half 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

31.3 x 51.2 cm (12 5/16 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.423

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes