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PETTICOAT

Description

Cream silk taffeta; self waistband with hook & eye closures in back; smooth top; graduated vertical tucks at knee level followed by 2 rows of appliqued ruffles, 5 rows of horizontal tucks, then 3 rows of appliqued ruffles; under-flounce with ruffled hem attached at knee level; inverted pleat center back; buttonhole below waistband in front; slight train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1899-1908
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5282
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
837
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