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Petticoat

Description

White cotton; self-waistband w/ one button closure at back; ruffled at knee; extra fullness in back; hem bound w/ tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Possibly
Inscriptions
1. Written in ink inside waist at front in script: ""Bradlee"". 2. Cross stitch monogram in red at back of waist: ""SFB"" (partially obscured waist taken in here).
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7221
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13080
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