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PETTICOAT

Description

White cotton; self waistband with button closure in back (button missing); buttonhole center front below waist; hem edged with eyelet ruffle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
""SC"" cross-stiched in red at left of placket.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5636
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
842

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