SKIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-73736

Description

Yellow/tan iridescent silk taffeta; box pleats around waist; white taffeta inserted at back, waist; fully lined w/ tan crinoline/buckram; waistband lined w/ linen; hook & eye closure at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

skirts (garments)
buckram
crinolines
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Buckram
Crinoline
Hand Stitched
SKIRT

Inscription

Handwritten in pencil at waistband: ""Sally"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title SKIRT Accession Number 1969.6140

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6145