Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189908

Description

White cotton petticoat with drawstring waist and two tired ruffled hem. Embroidered in the front center, near the waist band is the monogram "APW" the top tier of the skirt has a scalloped edge with eyelet and polka dot designs. The bottom tier has a plain ruffle with lace edging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
Petticoat

Inscription

"APW" (Monogram near the waist band.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P841

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

19 11/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1261