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UNDERSKIRT

Description

Cream silk ground printed with green polka dots; quilted with horizontal bands; piped seam at mid-thigh; skirt gathered below piping; smooth front with cartridge pleats at sides to back; no closure; tan cotton cambric lining; wool tape at hem; cotton waistband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cambric
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dots
Dotted
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Transfer Printed
UNDERSKIRT
underskirts
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1946.222
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54250

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