PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1839

GUSN

GUSN-13236

Description

Cream silk; quilted; white linen yoke/waistband w/ slight point in front & cotton tape ties - one of which passes throught slit at back. Top half of petticoat has larger diamond motif; horizontal band of quilted ovals; lower part/hem has smaller diamond motif; hem bound w/ linen tape; pleats around waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
linen (material)
quilting
silk (textile)
lozenges
Women's clothing
Silk
Linen
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Diamond
PETTICOAT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher

Accession Number

1990.374