Petticoat

European
mid 18th century, restyled in early 19th century


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

Center front: 88.3 cm (34 3/4 in.) Center back: 88.3 cm (34 3/4 in.) Costume: 30 in. (76.2 cm)

Accession Number

42.434

Medium or Technique

Silk mattelesse weave with cotton satin waistband, and silk tape

Out on Loan

On display at Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: Legion of Honor, February 10, 2018 – May 28, 2018

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

1942, gift of Helen Frances Pettes (b. 1860 - d. 1945), Brookline, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 11, 1942)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen F. Pettes