Hoops

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-25645

Description

Base portion of set of hoops. 9 remaining cloth-covered iron strap hoops sewn to 9 white fabric tapes. Hoops at 1 1/2" intervals, although lower, broader hoop at 7/8" interval.

Details

Descriptive Terms

skirts (garments)
hoops (shaping garments)
cotton (textile)
iron (metal)
Iron
Cotton
SKIRT, HOOP

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Dimensions

6.5 (H), 24 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1420