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Half-slip Petticoat

Description

White nylon half-slip, one layer except for two-later bottom hem; top of slip near waist is smooth nylon while the skirt part is "crinoline," more net-like nylon; elastic waistband with white and brown tag.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1955
Inscriptions
"Over Five Seven Shop - Tall - All Nylon" (brown and white)
Location of origin
Pennsylvania
Material
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Pittsburgh (Allegheny county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
crinolines
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
Petticoat
petticoat lamps
Dimensions
32 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.45.1B
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Nylander
GUSN
265589
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