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Cape c. late 19th Century; Carnier II Cie; late 19th Century; 1990_849

Cape c. late 19th Century; Carnier II Cie; late 19th Century; 1990_849
Cape c. late 19th Century; Carnier II Cie; late 19th Century; 1990_849Cape c. late 19th Century; Carnier II Cie; late 19th Century; 1990_849
Name/Title
Cape c. late 19th Century
About this object
Black velvet cape late 19th Century with stand up collar. Black sequins and beads cover the outside in repeating patterns. Circular shape, fully lined with black twill weave glazed cotton and quilted with thick padding. Fastened down centre front by a metal hooks and eyes. Collar is lined with black feathers, and is elaborately beaded and sequined on the outside. Label on inside reads, 'CARNIER CONFECTIONS 208 REGENT STREET LONDON'.
Maker Role
dress maker
Date Made
late 19th Century
Place Made
United Kingdom
Medium and Materials
velvet
Measurements
63.5cm length
Subject and Association Description
velvet, sequin and bead cape
Credit Line
Mrs Henry
Object Type
cape
Object number
1990_849

Tags

208 Regent street.
beads
black
cape
'Carniers
cloak
collar
cotton
mantle
quilting
sequin
velvet


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