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A white cotton petticoat bustle

A white cotton petticoat bustle with deep ruffled flounce all around bottom edge, buttoned placket on left side, bones and elastic in back casings covered by five ruffled flounces.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, About 1875

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

52.1179

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes