PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1899-1908

GUSN

GUSN-841

Description

Cream silk taffeta; hook & eye closure at pleated center back; pocket on right side; lined to the knee in cream wool flannel; ruffled hem with scalloped edge; over ruffle, attached at knee, of sheer cream cotton with rows of horizontal tucks interspersed with bands of floral lace; band of lace at knee threaded with cream satin ribbon tying in bow on left side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Silk
Cotton
Wool
Hand Stitched
Floral
PETTICOAT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5635