PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13609

Description

Natural linen petticoat w/ cartridge pleats all around; tape ties at back; panel of tan velvet w/ gold metallic braid at hem; panel applied at lower front; stiffened cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Linen
Uncut Velvet
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
PETTICOAT

Inscription

Cross stitched at waistband in brown thread: ""W"" (?).

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

1969.7186