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PETTICOAT

Description

White cotton; gathered at waist; hem of simple hand-done scalloped eyelet embroidery; series of 3 tucks w/ embroidered insertions above hem in front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Material
cotton (textile)
eyelets (components)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
whitework
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
textiles
Whitework
whitework
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1934.1761
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
37083

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