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Petticoat - short

Description

White; waistband has one white glass button; gathered around waist, fullness at back; front has embroidered panel--meander of openwork, leaves, flowers, hearts arranged in pyramid; hem has 2 bands of same meander of openwork, w/ checked openwork bands.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
stylization
Accession Number
1938.618
GUSN
39774

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