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Petticoat

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles D. Knowlton

American, about 1840 or earlier

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

100 x 107 cm (39 3/8 x 42 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.803

Medium or Technique

Silk satin quilted with cotton print lining, linen waistband, and metal hook and eye closure

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes