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PETTICOAT

Description

White cotton; self waistband w/ tape ties at back; placket bound w/ twill tape; hem embroidered in white w/ floral & geometric patterns; 3 ruffles above hem; white cord applied at top of each ruffle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1880
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1981.80
GUSN
49955

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