Skirt (garments)

Object number
FIC.2014.465
Date
circa 1920
Description
Tiered skirt of 1 in. wide grosgrain ribbon and machine embroidered net. Embroidery in pink, green, and tan yarns. Underskirt pink silk crepe. Crepe extends above waist of skirt approximately 8 in. where it has a raggedly cut edge. Tan thread remnants near skirt suggest there was once additional decoration. Probably one a complete 1920s dress, before skirt was cut off. 
Materials
crepe
grosgrain
net
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
skirts (garments)