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White satin petticoat

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White satin petticoat lined with glazed cream colored wool, and interlined with wool fleece, quilted in imbricatd trefoil design with deep border design of serpentine ornamental leaves, against diagonal background, fullness pleated into narrow top waistband, petticoat slits on each side wth...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Florence Codman and Dr. Charles Austin Eager Codman

American (New England), 18th century

Object Place

New England, USA


98.5 x 89 cm (38 3/4 x 35 1/16 in.) Approximate overall flat dimensions for storage

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin, glazed worsted, and silk plain weave ribbon


Textiles and Fashion Arts