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Petticoat

Description

Long, cream; bodice--sleeveless w/ drawstring neck and waist, and 2 pearl buttons at back; skirt gathered w/ cartridge pleats; featherstitching at seams; scalloped hem embroidered w/ cream silk thread--intertwining floral meander.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870
Material
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1942.103
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52887

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