PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1875-1890

GUSN

GUSN-13075

Description

White linen; hip yoke w/ drawstring in back; 3 mother-of-pearl buttons in yoke at left and one in placket. Puffed hem trimmed w/ eyelet; over ruffle at knee w/ eyelet ruffle hem; buttonhole in center front of yoke. 2 button & tape loops inside yoke below drawstring; tape ties center back of body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
eyelets (components)
textiles
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Linen
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Inscription

Embroidered in red inside yoke in back: ""OS(5?)""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5645