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Petticoat

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

89 cm (35 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2224

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Corded white cotton petticoat; fullness all around, gathered into narrow waistband which ties at center back; seven cords spaced about one inch apart; bottom edge finished with five slosely-spaced cords; six cords set one quarter inch apart between bottom edge and widely spaced cords.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry