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Underskirt

Description

An underskirt with a fully gathered waist, that is ankle-length and unlined. It has an approximately 3" wide cream-colored cotton waistband with a three button closing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1790
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brocade (textile)
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
UNDERSKIRT
underskirts
weaving
Woven
Accession Number
1986.1110A
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51213

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