White linen petticoat, slightly ruffled at waist, longer in the back than in the front, no buttonhole or buttons on waistband, machine stitched, appears to be unfinished. Belonged to Bessie Adell Bird, Ella Elgar Dumont's daughter.
Waist: 24 in (61 cm) ; Length: 40 in (101.5 cm) ; Approximate Circumference at Hemline: 104 in (263.12 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to Texas Memorial Museum from Kerrie Hyman, 2009.