Petticoat - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-52889

Description

Greenish cream wool skirt and top; top has cotton tape straps; top and placket embroidered w/ featherstitching and rosed bud (at placket) in cream silk; scalloped and embroidered hem--cream silk--scroll-like meander w/ flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
christenings
floral patterns
stylization
Children's clothing
Wool
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Geometric Floral
Christening
PETTICOAT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.106