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UNDERSKIRT

Description

Coral silk satin; quilted scallops on body with scrolling flowering branches at hem; pleated all around to cotton waistband with hook & eye closure in back; white glazed wool lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Material
glazing (coating)
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Branch
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Quilted
quilting
satin
Satin
scallop shell
scrolling foliage
Shell
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
UNDERSKIRT
underskirts
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1946.986
GUSN
54513

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