1880s Victorian Black Petticoat Accordion Pleat Ruffle
Victorian Petticoat / 1880s Victorian Lingerie/ 1880s Fashions / Victorian Muslin Petticoat
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1880s Victorian Black Petticoat Accordion Pleat Ruffle . This black muslin petticoat is such a nice example of 1880s Victorian Lingerie and fashion.
The petticoat is made of muslin , it is full floor length , the waistband is narrow and the openings are not the traditional back closure but it opens on each side on front hips with double snaps , one on waistband one is 5″ down the 10″long opening . The back center of waistband has a loop sewn into it .
The body of the petticoat is straight and bell shaped ,slightly longer in back . The details in this petticoat are in the ruffle. The under ruffle is doubled . The outer ruffle is a handkerchief pattern with accordion pleats down to a small ruffled edge .
The condition is nice , it is sturdy and very wearable . It does have some light fade lines on back ( see pics)
The petticoat was measured across and doubled : 28″ waist/ 40″ hips/ 36″ length front / 38″ length back
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