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Petticoat and Drawers

Description

Petticoat (a) is white linen skirt. Drop-waist, gathered. Four fold horizontal pleat around skirt bottom. Crocheted edging. Drawers (b) are linen with drawstring closure. Four fold horizontal "pleats" around legs. Very fine eyelet trim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Used At Leland House.
Material
crocheting
eyelets (components)
linen (material)
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Crocheted
crocheting
DRAWERS
drawers (underpants)
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Linen
linen (material)
petticoats (underskirts)
textiles
Accession Number
1993.373B
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12134

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