Mantle Summary A garment in the form of a very full cape that extends to the floor, joined at the neck, that is worn over the outer garments. Referring entries AgraffeMonday 16 November 1643 Further reading Wikipedia entry on mantles Sources Background from Wikipedia Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.