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  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1820-1829 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton textile with piping

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the family of the late Mrs Jane Robinson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Fashion, Room 40, case CA3, shelf FIG1

Physical description

Plain cotton with a double row of piping round the lower part. Frontless with looped shoulder pieces.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1820-1829 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Cotton textile with piping


Length: 46.25 in greatest, Circumference: 81 in at bottom of skirt

Object history note

Registered File no. 1929/11817.

Descriptive line

Cotton with piping at hem, frontless; England; 1820s.


Cotton (textile)


Sewing; Plain weave; Piping (process)


Women's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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