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Black chiffon skirt

American
Late 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

108 cm (42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.1974

Medium or Technique

Silk; Chiffon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bell-shaped with greatest fullness and slight train at back; chiffon vertically stitched in narrow tucks except at center back; deep flounce of finely pleated chiffon trimmed with black satin and chiffon ribbon; underskirt of heavy black silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler