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Skirt

Description

White cotton ground printed with lattice geometric stripe pattern in light and dark blue; self waistband, no fastening; 2 rows of dark blue silk ribbon above hem; pocket at right side; smooth front, cartridge pleat at back, slight train; hem lined with white cotton and bound with blue wool tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Associated Building
Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.). Original to Marrett House (Standish, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
SKIRT
skirts (garments)
stitching
stripes
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1959.1220A
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances S. Marrett
GUSN
46255

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