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Riding Skirt

Description

Navy blue wool broadcloth; very full; shaped at right back to fit over knee when riding side saddle; left front button closure w/ ties at waist; reinforced w/ cotton at back; 2 elastic loops; very full; pocket on inside left.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1889
Inscriptions
Note/paper label: ""S.F.C.'s blue riding habit""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cloth
machine-made
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
cloth
Equestrian
equestrians
Hand Stitched
machine-made
recreation
Recreation
riding skirts
SKIRT
skirts (garments)
sports
Sports
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.6720
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13330

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