Dust Ruffle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1880

GUSN

GUSN-13012

Description

White cotton; drawstring top w/ cotton tape tie; 2 horizontal tucks above hem. Hem overlaid w/ 4 rows of 4 rows of ruffles w/ embroidered scalloped edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6105