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PETTICOAT

Description

White linen; 1 button closure at back; buttonhole center front below waist; cotton tape loop inside waist center front; ruffled hem; over ruffle at knee with vertical tucks followed by eyelet insert, horizontal tucks & scalloped hem trimmed with eyelet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1904-1914
Inscriptions
Pencil mark inside waist in front ""98"" - repeated below waist ""2169/997""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
eyelets (components)
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5643
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
845

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