Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-190996

Description

White muslin petticoat with a scalloped hem. The petticoat has a drawstring waist and a single buttonhole in the front center waistband. The bottom of the petticoat is decorated with evenly spaced white polka dots. There is some writing on the back left of the waistband but it is unreadable.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
muslin
Petticoat

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P871

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Underwear

Dimensions

18 15/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1291