The University of Texas at Austin
Woman’s cape [back]
Identifier: TMC_0110
Title: Woman’s cape [back]
Description: Evening cape with dolman sleeves. Material is velvet or velour with fur trim at neck. The fur extends down the front in a stole-like fashion. The outer material and inner satin lining are brown. Owned by Martha Harris Blake, daughter of James Harris, Texas Revolutionist. Donated by Mrs. Eula S. Steed.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 19th century
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: [Metric, Rm C 3.3]
Format: Capes (outerwear)
Size: 43.2 cm W x 111.8 cm L
Related items: See TMC_0087 for front view.  
Other ID: TMM 969-1
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century