Woman's Bicycling Suit (Bodice and Bifurcated Skirt)
United States, circa 1898
a) wool twill and wool plain weave, fulled, with cotton braid and metal buttons
b) linen plain weave and linen passementerie
Center back length (a) Jacket): 19 3/8 in. (49.21 cm)
Center back length (b) Skirt ): 28 in. (71.12 cm)
Gift of Bullock's (M.74.24.27a-c)
Not currently on public view
Maeder, Edward; Evelyn Ackerman. Dressed for the Country: 1860-1900. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1984.
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- Blanco F., José and Patricia Hunt-Hurst, eds. Clothing and Fashion: American Fashion from Head to Toe, vol. 2, The Federal Era Through the 19th Century. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2016.