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Object Detail


A brown taffeta skirt that is gathered into a cotton waistband. The skirt has two front panels that are embellished with a large beaded motif along the bottom. The waistband fastens with a hook and eye at the back placket and there is a strip of cotton lace along the bottom of the hem.
Media/Materials
Production Date
Circa 1885
Primary Prod Period
1880s
Subject Category
Credit Line
This skirt was worn by Mrs Torrance for travel in the 1880s.
Accession No
A97.430

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