Cream muslin petticoat with drawstring waist and scalloped embroidered hem. The upper portion of the petticoat is plain with no decoration. The lower section of the petticoat has a ruffled under-layer and tiny embroidered flowers along the scalloped edge of the top layer. The back of the petticoat has two small mother of pearl buttons in the v-shaped closure.
Madeira House (Manufacturer)
"Madeira House Trademark M.R. 34" (Embroidered)
- Associated Building
- Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
- Object type
- Clothing -- Underwear
- Descriptive terms
- 15 12/16 (W) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation