UNDERSKIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1849

GUSN

GUSN-28693

Description

Light/dull green silk with damask pattern of satin stripe enclosing c-scrolling band with floral sprays; quilted chevron and scalloped bands; smooth front with cartridge pleats at back; brown cotton waistband with hook and eye; white cotton printed with aubergine stripe with coral branch alternating with band with 2-toned aubergine stylized flowers, and band of sprays of stylized flowers; wool tape at hem. Altered at waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

underskirts
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
silk (textile)
chevrons (motifs)
stripes
floral patterns
scallop shell
Women's clothing
Hand Stitched
Shell
Silk
Cotton
Quilted
Transfer Printed
Stripe
Chevron
UNDERSKIRT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Accession Number

1919.359