SKIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-13608

Description

Black silk satin; narrow waistband; smooth front; fullness at back; hook & eye at waist; small squares of brown cotton inside at back - indicate where bands went (6 squares for 2 bones); pleated dust ruffle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

skirts (garments)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
SKIRT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7185