Petticoat - long "Gertrude"

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850

GUSN

GUSN-40661

Description

Cream wool top and skirt; top and hem embroidered with chain stitch; hem has stylized floral and French knots with scalloped edge; delicate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
floral patterns
stylization
Infant's Clothing
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Geometric Floral
PETTICOAT

Maker

Hunnewell, Sarah K. Fuller (Embroiderer)

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederic A. Turner

Accession Number

1940.632