The cloaks can also be formed from an ordinary travelling cloak, enchanted with an exceptionally strong disillusionment charm or a Bedazzling Hex. The ability of Sirius Black, Peter Pettigrew and James Potter to become, respectively, a dog, a rat and a stag, enabled them to explore the castle grounds by night undetected. I never showed Harry taking the map back from the empty office of the supposed Mad-Eye Moody, and I sometimes regretted that I had not capitalised on this mistake to leave it there.
They came upon a river that was too deep to wade through and too dangerous to swim across. As the eldest of her generation, of which there were no male heirs, she inherited the cloak and explained to her new husband, Hardwin Potter, that it was tradition to keep it a secret. As Ignotus' last remaining descendant, the Cloak was rightfully Harry's and was kept by him after Lord Voldemort's defeat.
You can read the full extract here. Unwillingly and reluctantly, Death handed over his own Invisibility Cloak, and they parted ways. Around the time that Lord Voldemort was hunting the Potters for their son, the Cloak of Invisibility came to the attention of Albus Dumbledore when James showed him the Cloak.
She was the granddaughter of Ignotus Peverell. However, as Xenophilius Lovegood tells Harry Potter , Ronald Weasley , and Hermione Granger , such a cloak will gradually lose its effectiveness as the hair becomes more and more opaque.
After Luna distracted everyone in the aftermath of the battle, Harry used the Cloak to find Ron and Hermione and tell them everything that had happened.
In any case, their priorities changed in their final months at school, becoming far more serious and focused on the world beyond Hogwarts, where Lord Voldemort was successfully rising to power. He kept the cloak in his possession until Harry began school at Hogwarts in 1991.
Hermione and Harry sneaked back into Umbridge's office under the Cloak the day of the Battle of the Department of Mysteries. An invisibility cloak is a magical garment which renders whomever or whatever it covers unseeable.
Fleamont was the father of James Potter , Harry Potter 's father. Harry used it to view the Mirror of Erised along with Ron. Harry gets it as a Christmas present from Albus Dumbledore , who had it in his possession since shortly before it's previous owner died.
The Potters continued to marry their neighbours, occasionally Muggles, and to live in the West of England, for several generations, each one adding to the family coffers by their hard work and, it must be said, by the quiet brand of ingenuity that had characterised their forebear, Linfred. The cloak turns its wearer invisible.