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SKIRT

Description

Yellow/tan iridescent silk taffeta; box pleats around waist; white taffeta inserted at back, waist; fully lined w/ tan crinoline/buckram; waistband lined w/ linen; hook & eye closure at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1870
Inscriptions
Handwritten in pencil at waistband: ""Sally"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
buckram
crinolines
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
buckram
Buckram
Crinoline
crinolines
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
SKIRT
skirts (garments)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6145
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73736
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