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White feathers decorated with motifs in brown feathers highlighted with iridescent feathers stitched to a white linen ground; lined with a sheer, light blue silk taffeta. Two halves joined on a diagonal with a seam. Layer of batting. Condition: very good; some silk loss in the lining.

Credit Line

Lucy A. Morse Fund in memory of Kate Morse

English (?), late 18th century

Object Place

England (?)

Dimensions

110.2 cm (43 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.15

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes