Dust Ruffle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1905

GUSN

GUSN-862

Description

White eyelet, banded at top & bottom with smaller eyelet threaded with pink satin ribbon tying in bows; double ruffle hem with 3 horizontal tucks above scalloped eyelet edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

petticoats (underskirts)
cotton (textile)
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
PETTICOAT

Inscription

Paper label printed in gold, pinned to top hem: 1. in frame ""AU BON MARCHE/COMPTOIR DES RUCHES"" 2. written in ink in script ""Solde/ 13 'YS(?)"" 3. written in pencil ""2E (?)""

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

1969.5634