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Apron of white sheer cotton, hemstitched border on three sides, fullness at top gathered into narrow waist band, in two lower corners a spray of small scale stylized blossoms embroidered with white cotton thread; several careful darns.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Theresa and MIss Elizabeth Blake

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

62.5 x 71 cm (24 5/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.465

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen net insertion

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes