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PETTICOAT

Description

White sheer cotton; gathered to sheer cotton waistband backed w/ heavier cotton; hook & eye closure at center back; embroidered scalloped hem; deep border of white floral & foliate embroidery & drawn work.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
India
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1944.278
GUSN
53741

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