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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.106