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PETTICOAT

Description

White glazed cotton embossed w/ floral sprigs; gathered to elastic waistband; mid-calf length; 3 tiers of ruffles attached below hip; bottom tier trimmed w/ band of embroidered polyester/rayon?

Details

Maker
Colony Club (Maker)
Date
1950-1959
Inscriptions
Woven label at waistband: ""Colony Club/ REG. U.S. PAT. OFF.""
Location of origin
U.S.
Material
cotton (textile)
elasticity
embossing
machine-made
polyester
rayon
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Elastic
elasticity
Embossed
embossing
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Polyester
Possibly polyester
Possibly rayon
Rayon
Sprig
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1992.53
GUSN
13243

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