Infant petticoat - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-15041

Description

Cream; cotton band top; has 3 buttonholes and 3 pairs of small pearl buttons; pleated skirt; plain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
flannel
stitching
wool (textile)
twill
Wool twill
Cotton
Flannel
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Inscription

Embroidery on band/top in red thread: various shapes-- one is a line, another resembles an ""L"" and the other is unknown.

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

1969.5727