Saturday, December 13, 2014

Ladies Hooded Silk Cloak, 1790s

Brown tabby silk, channel quilted stand collar, 2 blue silk piped front arm slits w/ 3 blue silk covered buttons, oversized drawstring hood w/ blue silk lining & outer bow, blue silk cloak lining, L 48", (lining torn at neck, shoulders & hood, reveals cotton batting, several places blue silk covering missing over cotton cord piping, cord detached on collar & hood, 1" unstitched at front where hood attaches to cape) very good. Brooklyn Museum

Price Realized: $ 3600.00

Copy and photos from Augusta Auctions.

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