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Petticoat - long

Description

Greenish cream wool skirt and top; top has cotton tape straps; top and placket embroidered w/ featherstitching and rosed bud (at placket) in cream silk; scalloped and embroidered hem--cream silk--scroll-like meander w/ flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Material
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Christening
christenings
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
stylization
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1942.106
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52889

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