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Woman's hooded cloak

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Red wool broadclothhooded cloak trimmed in black silk, hood gathered at back, cloak gathered at shoulders and pieced at bottom

Provenance

Worn by Abigail Robbins (1759-1850); inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's riding hood

American, last quarter of the 18th century

Place of Manufacture

England (textile)

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 115.6 x 248.9 cm (45 1/2 x 98 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.16

Medium or Technique

Plain weave wool (broadcloth), plain weave silk trim and facing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes