Petticoat and Drawers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-12134

Description

Petticoat (a) is white linen skirt. Drop-waist, gathered. Four fold horizontal pleat around skirt bottom. Crocheted edging. Drawers (b) are linen with drawstring closure. Four fold horizontal "pleats" around legs. Very fine eyelet trim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
drawers (underpants)
crocheting
eyelets (components)
textiles
linen (material)
Linen
Eyelet
Crocheted
DRAWERS

Associated Building

Used At Leland House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.373B