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Petticoat

Description

Black silk taffeta; self-waisted; hook and eye closure in center back placket; linen pocket at left side; very deep pleated hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Silk label; white letters on black at waistband: ""KNIGHTS 7 TEMPLE PL./ BOSTON""
Material
linen (material)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1993.350.1
GUSN
12105

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