Overskirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880s

GUSN

GUSN-7269

Description

Navy blue wool, stiffened, printed with small floral spray in red, yellow and brown; self waistband buttoning at left, lined with brown linen; skirt pleated to waistband at placket, gathered in back; ruched at knee level; brown twill tape ties inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

overskirts
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Wool
Linen
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Spray
SKIRT

Inscription

Handwritten tag tied to waist: ""4049"" ---- 6 -""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.267