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White muslin embroidered with white linen threads. Flowering vines and sprigs of flowers. Long and short, stem, chain stitch, drawn work. Apron gathered to a silk gros grain ribbon tie at waist. A few brown spots and holes in left corner of apron.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

American (New England), 18th century

Object Place

New England, USA

Dimensions

88 x 117 cm (34 5/8 x 46 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.1913

Medium or Technique

Linen muslin with linen embroidery and hemstitched, and linen tape drawstring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes