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Petticoat - long "Gertrude"

Description

Cream wool top and skirt; top and hem embroidered with chain stitch; hem has stylized floral and French knots with scalloped edge; delicate.

Details

Maker
Hunnewell, Sarah K. Fuller (Embroiderer)
Date
1850
Material
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
stylization
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1940.632
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frederic A. Turner
GUSN
40661

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