Collection Online
Evening cape
wool, silk, feathers (ostrich), glass, metal (beads)
83.0 cm (centre back) 328.0 cm (hem circumference)
Place/s of Execution
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr J. G. H. Sprigg, 1971
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Creative Victoria through Culture Victoria
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Flared evening cape of cream wool with high, shaped stand collar trimmed with ostrich feathers, beads and sequins. Cape is fully lined with cream silk and fastens at centre front with four metal hooks and eyes.