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Infant petticoat - long

Description

Cream; cotton band top; has 3 buttonholes and 3 pairs of small pearl buttons; pleated skirt; plain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Embroidery on band/top in red thread: various shapes-- one is a line, another resembles an ""L"" and the other is unknown.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
flannel
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Flannel
flannel
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Wool twill
Accession Number
1969.5727
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15041

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