This listing is for a group of 3 sets of hoops from the Civil War period, c. The largest set consists of 8 hoops, the largest measuring about 135 inches around. The hoops are separated with only fragments of fabric remaining.
The second is a narrow hoop, still barely connected in places, but most pieces are present. The last is a half-hoop from late in the decade. It is also marginally connected with most pieces present. This group is for study only, perhaps some restoration is possible. The hoops appear to be intact, if a bit rusty and dirty.
As stated above, the largest is about 135 inches around. Please note: Measurements are approximate and should be taken as maximum. Antique clothing items are not wearable UNLESS specifically labeled so in the description. The item "ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR ERA HOOPS AS-IS c.
1860s VICTORIAN VINTAGE" is in sale since Wednesday, October 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "sadira33610" and is located in Wesley Chapel, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.