Half-slip Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1955

GUSN

GUSN-265589

Description

White nylon half-slip, one layer except for two-later bottom hem; top of slip near waist is smooth nylon while the skirt part is "crinoline," more net-like nylon; elastic waistband with white and brown tag.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoat lamps
nylon
machine sewing (technique)
crinolines
Petticoat

Inscription

"Over Five Seven Shop - Tall - All Nylon" (brown and white)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Pennsylvania

Dimensions

32 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Nylander

Accession Number

2002.45.1B

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Pittsburgh (Allegheny county, Pennsylvania)

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