Petticoat

American
1903


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

125.7 x 109 cm (49.5 x 42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.444

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton embroidery and cotton lace insertion and trim and mother-of-pearl button

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton muslin. Narrow waistband with pearl-button closure at back. A-line gathered at back. Train. Openwork seams. Deep flounces at bottom: top flounce with bands of cooton with silk embroiderd floral motifs and swagged lace, lace ruffle at scallped hem; middle flounce of gathered cotton with lace ruffle; bottom flounce of gathered cotton ruffle with narrow lace ruffle.

Provenance

Worn by Mary Orvilla Butler (Mrs. Harold) Hinckley with 1974.440-49

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. David P. Wheatland