1885 - 1890
Cotton sateen, cotton gauze, silk ribbin and metal
1390 x 1130 mm
Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
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Woman’s skirt (part of dress with SPR/DR/372B). Cream cotton sateen skirt overlaid with figured cotton gauze, gathered at waistband at the back to form a train. CB opening fastens with metal hooks and eyes. It has decorative gauze pocket on proper right side, trimmed with silk ribbon bow. There is an extra flounced layer of gauze around the hem trimmed across the front with five silk ribbon bows. The flounce has a further decorative trim at the lower edge of soft, cream silk braid with a woven floral design.