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Petticoat

Corded white cotton petticoat; fullness all around set into narow yoke; ten heavy cords in lower half of skirt; bottom finished by five closely-set cords.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

America

Accession Number

53.2223

Medium or Technique

Corded cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes