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Woman's skirt

American
about 1860


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

109 cm (42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1151

Medium or Technique

Silk damask (taffeta), cotton plain weave lining, metal hooks and eyes

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Full taffeta skirt with narrow waistband with back hook and eye closure; bands of narrow warp stripes in shades of blue, black, and white alternating with broader stripe of blue and yellow in a woven leaf pattern

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb