Baby petticoat; Eleanor Bourdôt; 1910; 2002_630_4

Name/Title

Baby petticoat

About this object

This petticoat was made by Eleanor Bourdôt for her daughter Servilla. Servilla was born 2nd January 1910. Eleanor was a dressmaker and this dress is partly hand and machine sewn. White cotton baby petticoat, plain yoke with a long skirt gathered onto at waist. No sleeves, round neckline, broderie anglaise frill at armhole and neck. Hem of skirt has two large tucks, three pin tucks, a broderie anglaise inset then a frill of different scalloped edge broderie anglaise. Either side of the inset is coral stitch embroidery.

Maker

Eleanor Bourdôt

Maker Role

Dressmaker

Date Made

1910

Medium and Materials

cotton

Measurements

91cm length x 21cm width across bodice

Subject and Association Description

baby petticoat

Credit Line

Miss Julia Bourdôt

Object Type

petticoat

Object number

2002_630_4

Rights

All rights reserved

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