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PETTICOAT

Description

White cotton; one button closure at center back w/ some gathers; ruffled hem overlaced w/ sheer cotton ruffle w/ scalloped hem. Sheer cotton over ruffles at knee w/ white floral embroidery; embroidered scalloped hem. Band of white floral lace at knee threaded w/ mauve satin ribbon tying in bow on left side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1898-1908
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5633
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13078
Related Items
Notes Similar item Relationship 1000374803

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