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Petticoat

Made in Japan, 1908-1910. A long petticoat, made to go with wedding dress, 53.84 a, b, of white silk crepe, with deep flounce at bottom, finished with pointed scallops and embroidered with heavy white silk thread in stylized small blossom motives, at top of flounce a band of machine made lace...

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Provenance

Made in Japan, 1908-1910 Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art Through Mr. Edward F. Beyer

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Rear Admiral James C. Pryor, Medical Corps, U.S. Navy

Japanese, 1908–10

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

53.85

Medium or Technique

Silk; White silk crepe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes