Black Slip

Title

Black Slip

Creator

Unknown

Date

1920s

Description

Black, silk slip with three tiered net skirt.

Identifier

2012.45.447

Contributor

Gift from Elizabeth S. Brown

Coverage

Unknown

Extent

Waist: 30"

Curator Notes

Good condition. Black silk fading to brown. Possibility of pink feathers having been a part of slip as evidenced by tiny feathers found in net layers and ends of feathers sticking out from seams. Bottom two layers of net skirt coming apart at hem.

Textile

Silk and Netting

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

Laura Winslow Rev. 8/2018

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Black Slip,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed January 21, 2019, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/1292.

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