Collection Online
Medium
silk (jersey, crêpe de chine), glass (beads)
Inscription
label, centre back neckline, woven in gold on ivory silk: Jeanne Lanvin PARIS / 22. Faubourg St Honore
printed in ink on reverse: 6384
Accession Number
2015.644
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Evening cape in black silk jersey, with wide collar fastening at the centre front. Decorated across the shoulders and upper back with swirls of embroidery in glass beading. Lined in green silk and cream silk in two sections.