Underskirt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-53373

Description

Quilted; yellow cotton ground printed with allover pattern of small scale paisley motif composed of blue flowers with red roses in center; quilted with diamond pattern with hem of quilted horizontal bands; pleated onto white cotton twill waistband with drawstring at back; lined with white cotton printed with allover pattern of aubergine sprig & dot motif; yellow twill tape at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

underskirts
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
printing (process)
rolling up
lozenges
floral patterns
paisley
foliation (pattern)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Diamond
Paisley
Sprig
Floral
Underskirt

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia L. Hodge and Katharine D. Parry

Accession Number

1942.1483