Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

slip
  • United States
  • slip, 1887–1890
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, lace, beading
  • Object Length: 116.84 cm
    Object Length: 46 in
  • Gift of Miss Floy Campbell
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0073
Description

Princess slip, white cotton with camisole top and lace trimming. Ruffled flounce on shirt with beading at top. Double skirted. Outer skirt decorated with rows of lace. Arm holes and neck decorated with rows of lace and insertion. Draw string around neck and wide openings at top of lace on skirt indicate that ribbon was probably drawn through these.