Cape

Description:

Straight cape of black long-hair monkey fur. Full length, no arm holes, arm slits nor sleeves and no collar. 5 heavy hook and eye closures down center front. Fully lined in black wool crepe-felted. Very heavy. Likely to be Columbus monkey.

Designer's label at right side at seam "Hattie Carnegie"
Retailer's label at back center top "Neiman-Marcus Dallas";

Creator(s): Carnegie, Hattie
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1930~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 4
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Carnegie, Hattie

Carnegie, Hattie (b. Vienna, Austria, 1889 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1956)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1930~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1930~  
Description:

Straight cape of black long-hair monkey fur. Full length, no arm holes, arm slits nor sleeves and no collar. 5 heavy hook and eye closures down center front. Fully lined in black wool crepe-felted. Very heavy. Likely to be Columbus monkey.

Designer's label at right side at seam "Hattie Carnegie"
Retailer's label at back center top "Neiman-Marcus Dallas";

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Monkey Fur Opera Cape
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1973.001.064
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286874
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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