Riding Skirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1889

GUSN

GUSN-13330

Description

Navy blue wool broadcloth; very full; shaped at right back to fit over knee when riding side saddle; left front button closure w/ ties at waist; reinforced w/ cotton at back; 2 elastic loops; very full; pocket on inside left.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Note/paper label: ""S.F.C.'s blue riding habit""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6720