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Petticoat

Plaid wool-and-cotton; checker board plaid, bluish green, light grayish brown, medium grayish brown, with some lines of very dark brown; wide box pleat center front, rest of skirt pleated with most of fullness toward back, pocket in left seam, bottom edge bound with green wool tape.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs

American, Late 19th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

52.1661

Medium or Technique

Wool-and-cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes