The button is in the pocket. The hole goes all the way through all layers. The butternut colored lining has soil in several places.
There is a 2mm hole in the black fabric - see photo. The cape is 29 inches long. The item "Original Civil War Officers Cape Dark Blue Wool with Velvet Collar KK0497" is in sale since Wednesday, May 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Uniforms". The seller is "rubellite11" and is located in Louisville, Colorado.
This item can be shipped worldwide.