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PETTICOAT

Description

Cream silk taffeta; hook & eye closure at pleated center back; pocket on right side; lined to the knee in cream wool flannel; ruffled hem with scalloped edge; over ruffle, attached at knee, of sheer cream cotton with rows of horizontal tucks interspersed with bands of floral lace; band of lace at knee threaded with cream satin ribbon tying in bow on left side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1899-1908
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5635
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
841

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