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Skirt/Underskirt/Petticoat

Description

Waistband has been let out; no placket or fastening; deep, embroidered border of multicolor floral trail in silk and metallic thread; sequins set at center of flowers; hem lined with linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820s
Associated Building
Used At Parson Smith House.
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
metallic (color attribute)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
textiles
thread
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Fiddle Thread
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
metallic (color attribute)
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
silk (textile)
SKIRT
skirts (garments)
stitching
Taffeta
taffeta
textiles
thread
Unidentified Textile
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1953.325
Credit Line
Parson Smith
GUSN
45538

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