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Child's petticoat

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Child's petticoat, crocheted in tricot stitch, upper part white, lower half in stripes of bright purple, yellow, blue, red, black, and white.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham to MFA, 1952.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, About 1860

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

34 x 52.2 cm (13 3/8 x 20 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.229

Medium or Technique

Wool crochet (tricot stitch)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes