Augusta Auctions: embroidered evening cape, c. 1880. Goldenrod silk covered in ivory silk arabesque & floral embroidery, long ivory crimped fringe. #vintage #silk
Two Victorian capes, 1870-1890; One sky blue wool, hand embroidered black chain stitch in dramatic small stylized floral pattern, blue and black chenille hem crochet and long fringe, excellent; One black velvet capelet covered with jet appliques and beaded fringe
Two embroidered evening wraps, 1900-1908; One beige coat with raised beige silk embroidery and couched silk soutache, silk satin lining, L 47"; One chestnut brown cape, brown velvet trim, silk soutache with blue and pink embroidery
Silk twill waist cape with shoulder capelet, black velvet high stand collar, wide velvet bands over the silk twill, all velvet embellished with jet beaded soutache in fanciful arabesques, black silk chiffon tie scarf, L 24"-26"
TWO VICTORIAN WOOL CAPES : Lot 0074
Wool and lace cape, English, 1890's; Faun wool flannel, overlay of ecru Battenburg lace with narrow brown velvet curlicue designs over lace, handkerchief hem points, embroidered lace collar with front puffs and pair of rhinestone buckles at back; Center back length: 33"