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Overskirt

Description

Navy blue wool, stiffened, printed with small floral spray in red, yellow and brown; self waistband buttoning at left, lined with brown linen; skirt pleated to waistband at placket, gathered in back; ruched at knee level; brown twill tape ties inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880s
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag tied to waist: ""4049"" ---- 6 -""
Material
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
overskirts
printing (process)
SKIRT
Spray
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1992.267
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7269

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