Riding Skirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1874

GUSN

GUSN-13329

Description

Navy blue wool broadcloth; waistband pointed front & back; very full skirt; shaped at right side to drape over crossed right leg & saddle; reinforced w/ glazed cotton; one elastic strap at lower back (inside); left side closure w/ buttons & hook & eye w/ ties at waist; pocket at left side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

riding skirts
skirts (garments)
cloth
stitching
machine-made
wool (textile)
equestrians
recreation
sports
Women's clothing
Wool
Broadcloth
Hand Stitched
Recreation
Equestrian
Sports
SKIRT

Inscription

Paper note: ""Aunt Mary's/ blue riding skirt""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6719

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