Cage Crinoline

Object number
40.7.18
Date
1856 – 1865
Description
Cage crinoline of concentric steel hoops suspended from 9 tapes. 20 complete circles hoops and 2 "U" shaped hoops at top of crinoline near waist. Tag "Gift of Miss Anne B. Vernon April 23, 1940" and newspaper clipping that was straight pinned to tape removed and placed in accession folder.

"To be loaned to Mrs. Francis VL Hoppin if she needs it again."
Materials
cotton
leather
steel
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anne B. Vernon
Object Types
cage crinolines, skirts (garments)
Subjects
Skirts
Related People & Organizations
Vernon, Anne B. (associated)
Hoppin, Francis V.L., Mrs. (associated)
Vernon, Susan Barker, Mrs. (associated)