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Petticoat (unfinished)

Mexican
Late 19th century


Dimensions

84 x 188 cm (33 1/16 x 74 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.88 x .84

Accession Number

00.446

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A strip of heavy white cotton. Across one end and part of the other end is worked with magenta wool, cross and line stiches, a conventional border of berries and leaves. The ground is embroidered, the pattern left plain.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection