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Petticoat - short

Description

White; 5 buttonholes on waistband; skirt gathered around waist; all tucks on skirt let out; only 3 narrow tucks at hem; hem trimmed w/ crocheted lace w/ diamond pattern and scalloped edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870
Inscriptions
Stamp on waistband--center back: ""P29""
Material
cotton (textile)
crocheting
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crocheted
crocheting
Diamond
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
lozenges
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Accession Number
1988.381
GUSN
42319

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