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Doll's hoop skirt

Description

Doll's hoop skirt with threee tightly braided textile hoops arranged in concentric fashion, one white cotton waistband in center; extends to form skirt. Waistband in center and hoops connected by four white, cotton ribbons. Metal pieces on hoops to adjust size. No number on object.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Skirt, Hoop
skirts (garments)
toys (recreational artifacts)
Dimensions
4 1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.763
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
179656

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