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

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1990.374