Sexuality

Back to item narrative

 
Petticoat 1908 - 1912 (1985.340)

Object Name: petticoat

Date: c.1910

Accession Number: 1985.340
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
 
Description

Black cotton with geometric printing in silver. Narrow waistband with drawstrings from the side seams. Cut in four sections with seams CF, CB and side seams. Vertical darts either side CF, small opening CB. Flounce cut on the cross applied to the hem. Unlined: completely machine sewn. Unworn. Paper label (waistband) illegible.