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PETTICOAT

Description

White cotton; hip yoke w/ 2 button closure in back; buttonhole in yoke at center front; 6 rows of horizontal tucks above ruffled hem trimmed w/ crocheted lace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870 C-1890 C
Inscriptions
Monogram embroidered in red at bottom yoke on left side of placket: ""S.C.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5638
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13077

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