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UNDERSKIRT

Description

Green & tan/red(?) iridescent wool (& silk?, cotton?) w/ white pinstrips; quilted w/ vertical bands above piped seam & horizontal bands below; gathered at waist & below piped seam; cotton lining printed w/ floral stripes in tan & purple; green velvet band at hem; no closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Pinstripe
pinstripes
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Stripe
stripes
Transfer Printed
UNDERSKIRT
underskirts
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1931.1408
GUSN
34262

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