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Dust Ruffle

Description

White eyelet, banded at top & bottom with smaller eyelet threaded with pink satin ribbon tying in bows; double ruffle hem with 3 horizontal tucks above scalloped eyelet edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Inscriptions
Paper label printed in gold, pinned to top hem: 1. in frame ""AU BON MARCHE/COMPTOIR DES RUCHES"" 2. written in ink in script ""Solde/ 13 'YS(?)"" 3. written in pencil ""2E (?)""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
eyelets (components)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
PETTICOAT
petticoats (underskirts)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5634
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
862

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