Historical information

The women of the early settler families in Moorabbin Shire were skilled dressmakers, craftworkers and made the clothing for their families
These satin full length half petticoats were worn under evening dresses


The family of Nance Blackburn were early settlers in Moorabbin Shire c1900

Physical description

2 x Lady's Black sateen 1/2 Petticoats, with Drawstring waist and deep Frill around hem