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Apron; heavy white taffeta ground wiht embroidered design of tulips and lilies worked with green and purple silks and gold metal thread, edges sccalloped, waist line; original narrow linen tape drawstring; white ground much spotted.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

English, first half 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

52 x 102.2 cm (20 1/2 x 40 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.243

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta with silk and gold metal thread embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes