Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-11843

Description

Black ribbed taffeta; drawstring waist with twill tape ties; deep pleated ruffle over hem with double row of satin-edged chiffon ruffles; celluloid (?) bar below center back placket with interior ties for bustle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
celluloid (cellulosic)
chiffon
stitching
machine-made
reeding
silk (textile)
taffeta
Silk
Taffeta
Chiffon
Celluloid
Hand Stitched
Ribbed
PETTICOAT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.248