Vintage Baby Child Cape, Embroidered Wool & Silk, Antique 1900s Edwardian Lightweight
ERA- This item is from the early 1900s
MEASUREMENTS - The cape is 22 inches wide, 9-1/2 inches around the neck, 15 inches across under arms, arms are about 8 inches around.
LABEL - none
FABRIC - thin wool cloth and silk lining
CLEANING - Hand washed and hung to dry
Very lightweight baby or small child capelette made of thin ivory wool cloth and lined in silk. All hand stitched. Ivory rayon embroidery on the corners and front edges. Silk ribbon ties underneath each arm and at the front of the neck.
CONDITION - Very good condition, but the front ribbon has some splits in it. There is a 1 inch cluster of small holes on the back and about 10 other small 1/8 inch holes.