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Petticoat

2006.44.1291 (RS11327)

Description

White muslin petticoat with a scalloped hem. The petticoat has a drawstring waist and a single buttonhole in the front center waistband. The bottom of the petticoat is decorated with evenly spaced white polka dots. There is some writing on the back left of the waistband but it is unreadable.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
muslin
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
muslin
Petticoat
petticoats (underskirts)
Dimensions
18 15/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1291
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
190996

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