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UNDERSKIRT

Description

Black silk taffeta; wool batting; quilted with large scallops above hip, smaller below; gathered all around; lined with purple plaid cotton; tape tie closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
quilting
rolling up
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Plaid
plaids
printing (process)
Quilted
quilting
rolling up
scallop shell
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Transfer Printed
UNDERSKIRT
underskirts
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.423
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37778

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