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Object Name Petticoat
Description Infant's white cotton petticoat to wear with christening gown 2011/209.01

Front: Round neckline edged with white cotton lace and with casing for tape. Plain bodice lined. Casing at waist for tape. Skirt gathered to waist At hem 3 rows of pintucks, insertion broderie anglais lace and 3 more pintucks.

Back: Back opening placket. Button and handmade buttonhole midway on bodice. Skirt gathered onto waist. Pintucks (3), insertion lace and 3 more pintucks at the hem.

No sleeves. Armholes faced.

Construction: Machine sewn. Machine made lace. No side seams. Centre back seam flat fell.
Year Range from 1909
Catalogue Number 2011/209.02
Dimensions W-25 L-90 cm