Petticoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1875

GUSN

GUSN-50410

Description

Cream colored petticoat with cotton waistband and back button and buttonhole closure; front and back pleats at waist; embroidered (silk thread) floral garland border along hem; featherstitching along top edge of hem and down sides of back opening; hem turned up on outside of skirt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
wool (textile)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
weddings
Women's clothing
Wedding
Wool
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Garland
Bayeux Stitch
Petticoat

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1984.5