Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189907

Description

White cotton petticoat with drawstring waist. The bottom of the petticoat is double tiered. The top layer is embroidered with circles, leaves, ribbons, and flowers. Both layers of the bottom hem have scalloped edges. There are several stains and the bottom edge of the petticoat has been repaired several times.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
Petticoat

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P840

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 3/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1260