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Apron of taffeta

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Apron of taffeta with plaid of chiné vertical stripes alternating with stripes or blocks in two shades of pink, apron short and full, trimmed at bottom with three rows of black machine made lace, two full gathered pockets also trimmed with black lace, pink ribbon bow at back of tie.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, Third quarter 19th century

Object Place



100.8 x 54.5 cm (39 11/16 x 21 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta, chiné, lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts