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SKIRT

Description

Black silk satin; narrow waistband; smooth front; fullness at back; hook & eye at waist; small squares of brown cotton inside at back - indicate where bands went (6 squares for 2 bones); pleated dust ruffle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
SKIRT
skirts (garments)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7185
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13608

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