Wool, silk velvet
Overall: 53 x 77 in. ( 134.6 x 195.6 cm )
Rectangular maroon wool cape with two stripe borders of maroon silk velvet; two black metal hooks at the shoulders to secure cape.
Gift of Edmund B. Child
This cape was worn as part of a costume worn by Enrico Caruso when he performed the role of Des Grieux in "Manon Lescaut."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.