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Petticoat

Description

Red taffeta petticoat. Wide hem w/ horizontal pleating and 2 layers of bottom fringe: scalloped taffeta gathered in floral decoration. Pleats at waist, hook and eye at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1998.5422
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24601

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