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PETTICOAT

Description

Natural linen petticoat w/ cartridge pleats all around; tape ties at back; panel of tan velvet w/ gold metallic braid at hem; panel applied at lower front; stiffened cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Inscriptions
Cross stitched at waistband in brown thread: ""W"" (?).
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
silk (textile)
stitching
Uncut Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7186
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13609

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