Petticoat

Object number
FIC.2018.035
Date
circa 1905
Description
Gored cotton petticoat. Possibly a sateen weave. Pale blue in color. 4 3/4 in. cartridge pleated ruffle around hem. Fullness concentrated in back. Tapes in waist to hang. Hook and eye closure at waist. Machine stitched. See Metropolitan Museum of Art, Accession No. C.I.45.42.4 as comparanda.
Materials
cotton
Object Type
petticoats (underskirts)