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Petticoat

Object Number: 
1978.65.11
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Cotton, needlepoint lace
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 24 1/2 in. ( 101.6 x 62.2 cm )
Description: 
White cotton sleeveless christening gown petticoat with a round neckline; cotton drawstring strung around the neckline; pleated around the waistline; extremely long skirt with three bands of four tucks and a band of floral needlepoint lace above the hem; hem trimmed with needlepoint lace; two mother-of-pearl buttons at the back.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Hayward F. Manice
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group