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Petticoat - long

Description

White; cotton skirt w/ white linen top; skirt gathered around waist; hem has narrow tucks, and embroidered w/ flowers (5 petals) and scalloped edge w/ buttonhole wheels/openwork; chain stitch machine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
stylization
Accession Number
1926.646
GUSN
31043

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