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Child's petticoat

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Child's short petticoat of white flannel gathered into cotton waist band, finished at bottom with wool knitted edging, seams and hem outlined with white silk feather stitching, buttonholes around waist band for fastening.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

American, About 1895

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

29 x 58 cm (11 7/16 x 22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.449

Medium or Technique

Wool flannel with silk embroidery, linen waist band, and wool knitted trim

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes