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Petticoat

Description

White cotton gauged to a linen tape waistband with button; hem edged with alternating groups of cording and van dyking. 13" deep at front, 5 1/2" deep at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1855
Material
cotton (textile)
vandykes
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Petticoat
petticoats (underskirts)
Van dyke
vandykes
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1940.359
GUSN
40542

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