Petticoat (underskirt)

Object number
2011.3.9
Description
A white petticoat, possibly cotton, with two tiers of ruffles at hem. Edge of hem has a white needlework border. Shirt is gathered into a three inch waistband, which is fastened with two fabric-covered buttons. Lined with an additional white fabric (possibly cotton or linen) with one ruffle at its hem. Evidence of mending near hem of top layer.
Materials
linen
cotton
Credit Line
Gift of Kay H. Philipps
Object Type
petticoats (underskirts)
Subjects
Finch Family
Related People & Organizations
Philipps, Kay (associated)