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PETTICOAT

Description

Cream silk; quilted; white linen yoke/waistband w/ slight point in front & cotton tape ties - one of which passes throught slit at back. Top half of petticoat has larger diamond motif; horizontal band of quilted ovals; lower part/hem has smaller diamond motif; hem bound w/ linen tape; pleats around waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1839
Material
linen (material)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Diamond
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
lozenges
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.374
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher
GUSN
13236

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