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Petticoat

2006.44.1261 (RS11959)

Description

White cotton petticoat with drawstring waist and two tired ruffled hem. Embroidered in the front center, near the waist band is the monogram "APW" the top tier of the skirt has a scalloped edge with eyelet and polka dot designs. The bottom tier has a plain ruffle with lace edging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"APW" (Monogram near the waist band.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
Petticoat
petticoats (underskirts)
Dimensions
19 11/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1261
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189908

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