PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1899-1908

GUSN

GUSN-837

Description

Cream silk taffeta; self waistband with hook & eye closures in back; smooth top; graduated vertical tucks at knee level followed by 2 rows of appliqued ruffles, 5 rows of horizontal tucks, then 3 rows of appliqued ruffles; under-flounce with ruffled hem attached at knee level; inverted pleat center back; buttonhole below waistband in front; slight train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.5267

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5282