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

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5635