The University of Texas at Austin
Skirt [back]
Identifier: TMC_0109
Title: Skirt [back]
Description: Woman’s skirt, purple, red and green paisley print. Waistband of white cotton, skirt is slightly gathered, side hook and eye closure. Back of skirt has 2 large pleats adding extra fullness to back, short train. Donated by Weems-Craig Family.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1880
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: [Metric, Rm C 4-6.3]
Format: skirt (garment)
Size: 31 cm W (waist) x 10 0cm L x 87 cm (hem)
Related items: See TMC_0085 for front view.  
Other ID: TMM 2538-43
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century