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Cotton cape

Embroidered and lace-trimmed cotton cape

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent

French, used in America, early 19th century

Accession Number

49.960

Medium or Technique

Embroidery, lace, cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes