Sexuality

Back to item narrative

 
Petticoat 1908 - 1912 (1985.346)

Object Name: petticoat

Date: c.1910

Accession Number: 1985.346
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • lace
  • pearl
Support
 
Technique
 
Description

White cotton with lace in frills. Princess-line, with two lace shoulder straps and narrow, straight-across lace hoke. Diagonal lace infills CF with rows of fagotting. Fastening CB with eight pearl buttons. Composed of eight gored panels, with lace and broderie anglaise flounce at the hem.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 112 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Bust
Height:
Width: 76
Depth: