PETTICOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1904-1914

GUSN

GUSN-845

Description

White linen; 1 button closure at back; buttonhole center front below waist; cotton tape loop inside waist center front; ruffled hem; over ruffle at knee with vertical tucks followed by eyelet insert, horizontal tucks & scalloped hem trimmed with eyelet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
eyelets (components)
textiles
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Linen
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Inscription

Pencil mark inside waist in front ""98"" - repeated below waist ""2169/997""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5643