Doll's hoop skirt

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-179656

Description

Doll's hoop skirt with threee tightly braided textile hoops arranged in concentric fashion, one white cotton waistband in center; extends to form skirt. Waistband in center and hoops connected by four white, cotton ribbons. Metal pieces on hoops to adjust size. No number on object.

Details

Descriptive Terms

toys (recreational artifacts)
skirts (garments)
cotton (textile)
Skirt, Hoop

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.763