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Petticoat

Corded white cotton petticoat; fullness all around, gathered into narrow waistband which ties at center back; seven cords spaced about one inch apart; bottom edge finished with five slosely-spaced cords; six cords set one quarter inch apart between bottom edge and widely spaced cords.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

53.2224

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes