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Woman's petticoat

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Woman's skirt. Pink satin lined with white woolen. The design consists of festoons above, and below, deep scallops and curving stems bearing flowers and seed vessels. "This skirt was the property of Mrs. Enoch Huse (Sarah Hill), a native of Boston, who was married in 1783." Miss Annie...

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Provenance

This skirt was the property of Mrs. Enoch Huse (Sarah Hill), a native of Boston, who was married in 1783". Miss Annie Jewett.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Annie Jewett

American, late 18th century

Dimensions

92 x 97 cm (36 1/4 x 38 3/16 x 33 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.427

Medium or Technique

Silk satin quilted with wool lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes