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Hoops

Description

Base portion of set of hoops. 9 remaining cloth-covered iron strap hoops sewn to 9 white fabric tapes. Hoops at 1 1/2" intervals, although lower, broader hoop at 7/8" interval.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
iron (metal)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
hoops (shaping garments)
Iron
iron (metal)
SKIRT, HOOP
skirts (garments)
Dimensions
6.5 (H), 24 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1420
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
25645

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