UNDERSKIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1849

GUSN

GUSN-38222

Description

Taupe silk with small scale geometric woven pattern; quilted with vertical bands with border of foliate meander with diamond ground; brown cotton lining; wool tape at hem; pleated around waist onto cotton waistband; no closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

underskirts
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
silk (textile)
weaving
lozenges
meanders (patterns)
geometric patterns
weddings
Silk
Cotton
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Woven
Geometric Meander
Geometric
Diamond
Wedding
UNDERSKIRT

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1334