Ladies muslin slip. Waistband closes in back with ties. Back of slip is gathered at waistband, machine sewn. Some dark basting threads are still present on darts. About half way down on skirt is a wide horizontal tuck and tiered ruffled skirt is sewn on over the slip. The bottom is decorated with pleated ruffle with 14 narrow tatting, and eyelet. Underneath is decorated with pleated ruffle with 4 small tucks at hemline. Hem and skirt are stained and sections of the lace is torn away.
L. 90 x W. 93 cm (L. 35.4 x W. 36.6 in)
Place of Origin
Gift from Weems-Craig Family to Texas Memorial Museum, 10/12/1886