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Woman's skirt

White chiffon skirt edged with double ruffle of net around bottom and underskirt of heavier-weight cream colored silk, rest of fullness and semi-train in back

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, late 19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; chiffon, net, lace; metal hooks, eyes, and snap


Textiles and Fashion Arts