Hand Painted Leather Skirt

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Rock chic, handmade leather wrap skirt with an irregular hem and a peaked yoke. The yoke is hand painted with images of Native Americans in a western landscape, and it has laced edges. It closes on the side with 3 buttons made from slices of natural horn. The skirt itself has a handkerchief style that utilizes the irregular, raw edge of the hide. The holes in the hide give a flirty peek at the wearers legs.

The hip measurement was taken at the bottom sides of the yoke (7" below the waist), and it is more open below that. The length varies, but down the side with the buttons, it measure 25".

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    USA
  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Condition
    Good. A few marks and some natural variations to color of leather.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Waist
    25 in. (63 cm)
  • Hip
    32 in. (81 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    AU12073062130
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 3 hours

Located in Chicago, IL

More from this Seller

Gucci Brown Leather Skirt
Gucci Brown Leather Skirt
This classic, Gucci skirt is made from a buttery soft, brown leather. It has a simple A-line form with a long, deep double pleat down the front. It zips up the front and has 2 slant poc...
Gucci Black Leather Skirt
Gucci Black Leather Skirt
This chic, Gucci pencil skirt is made of buttery soft black leather and trimmed with a salt and pepper wool twill fabric. It zips up and has 2 patch pockets. The skirt is fully lined wi...
c. 1960s Galanos Coat with Unique Hardware
c. 1960s Galanos Coat with Unique Hardware
James Galanos
Exceptional wool coat by James Galanos. The subdued color and structured form are a great foil for the bold and unusual hardware on the coat, belt and cuffs. The stylized, door latch ty...
Bonnie Cashin for Sills Leather Coat
Bonnie Cashin for Sills Leather Coat
Bonnie Cashin
This leather coat by Bonnie Cashin has a simple cut with wonderful details. It has a mandarin collar and a hidden panel of snaps up the front. Cashin was a master of incorporating the s...
Red Silk Taffeta Oscar de la Renta Gown
Red Silk Taffeta Oscar de la Renta Gown
Oscar de la Renta
This striking Oscar de la Renta gown is made of a vivid red taffeta which flashes a bit when moving. The style is reminiscent of 19th century dresses with the fitted bodice and sleeves,...
Red Roses Silk Cocktail Dress
Red Roses Silk Cocktail Dress
This chic cocktail dress has deep red silk fabric with a painterly, watercolor style roses print. The fabric "flashes" as it moves, like sharkskin or iridescent fabric does. This struct...
Cashmere Sweater Twin Set with Butterflies
Cashmere Sweater Twin Set with Butterflies
This charming sweater set is a pale, warm pink cashmere decorated with appliquéd flowers and butterflies with beaded accents. The fitted tank top has slender shoulder straps and an elo...
Cecil Beaton Evening Gown
Cecil Beaton Evening Gown
Extremely elegant, evening gown designed by Cecil Beaton. This new/old stock gown retains its original tag from the famous "28 Shop" in Chicago's flagship Marshall Field store. It reads...
Mollie Parnis Pink Silk Gown with Ruffles
Mollie Parnis Pink Silk Gown with Ruffles
Mollie Parnis
This Mollie Parnis pink taffeta gown has a fixed wrap style with a sexy overlap/slit in front for a peak of leg. The edges are trimmed with playful ruffles, and the fitted sleeves have ...
Matty Talmack Sequined Evening Dress
Matty Talmack Sequined Evening Dress
This knock out, floor length, strapless column dress by Matty Talmack is fully encrusted with blue sequins. It's beautifully constructed with (metal) boned bodice and additional floati...
Gucci Silk and Angora Blouse
Gucci Silk and Angora Blouse
This Gucci top is a modern interpretation of the traditional peasant blouse. The body is a black silk with a fine, crepe-y texture. The neck, cuff and hems are a knit angora blend. The ...
Gucci Gray Leather Gaucho Skirt and Vest
Gucci Gray Leather Gaucho Skirt and Vest
This Gucci gaucho skirt and vest have simple, modern styling. They're made from a warm, medium to dark gray with a hint of green. The split skirt (pants) has a double wide waistband and...