Visual display of the Cream colored petticoat

Cream colored petticoat

  • ca. 1905
  • Petticoat made of cream open-weave dimity. The front panel is a single layer 11" wide with a 4 1/2" deep ruffle hem with scalloped edge. The rest of the petticoat has a second layer which falls 21" from waist. Under that layer is a third layer which runs 17" from the bottom to the hem. This layer has a 6" net ruffle with scalloped edge. The petticoat has a 24" waist and is 33" long.
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.1.22).