Bewitching 1880s Victorian mourning capelet crafted from a wonderful embossed wool, featuring a large ribbon at the throat, rows of glittering French jet beading and a stylish double layer collar. This garment is heavy and lined, so it will keep you warm! Throw over a velvet gown to haunt the local graveyard. Fully lined, hook & eye closure at neck + ribbon.
MEASUREMENTS: (taken with garment lying flat) →collar: 11 inches around if fastened with hook & eye, but can be free size if tied with ribbon instead →shoulder to shoulder: 14-16 inches →bust: open →length: 18 inches
ESTIMATED SIZE: X-Small to Medium
CONDITION: Very good antique condition with a few moth nibbles to the inside lining, some fraying and thinning to the ribbon, minor beading loss and some lightening to the thread used in the beading. Flaws melt away when worn. Please keep in mind this is a vintage garment, which means minor signs of wear are to be expected. Any significant flaws are always noted in the description. All garments are mended, cleaned and ready to wear unless otherwise noted.
MORE INFORMATION: No maker or contents labels, but appears professionally made. Appears to be made of wool, cotton and French jet.
PLEASE NOTE: Black Cat Clothiers only accepts returns if a mistake was made in describing the garment, for which we ask you to contact us within 3 days of receiving the garment. Please compare the detailed measurements noted above to one of your garments that fits you well. Please be aware all monitors display colors differently. Additionally, all of our clothing is pre-owned and vintage/antique, which means each piece may feature minor signs of wear, as noted in the description. To learn more, please view our store policies.