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Quilted petticoat

Quilted petticoat

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Quilted satin with woollen lining and silk ribbons

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the family of the late Mrs Jane Robinson

  • Museum number:

    T.193-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pale blue satin quilted with silk, with symmetrical border of a row of flowering plants, with wavy diagonal stripes above. Woollen lining and silk tying ribbons included.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Quilted satin with woollen lining and silk ribbons

Dimensions

Length: 38.25 in, Circumference: 40 in waist

Object history note

Registered File no. 1929/11817.

Descriptive line

Quilted pale blue silk; England; ca. 1750.

Materials

Silk (textile); Wool (textile); Ribbon

Techniques

Sewing; Quilting; Satin weave

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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