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Petticoat

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Description White cotton petticoat with a flounce of eyelet across the center front. The petticoat is straight-cut (not gored) and consists of four horizontal breadths of fabric. It has a yoke at the center front waist and a back casing with drawstrings; no placket is present.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 140 inches circumference
39 inches length
Nomenclature Petticoat (underskirt)
Subjects Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Women's Underwear. Petticoats & Slips. 1860-1890s
Dates Creation: Approximately 1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8982.26
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