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Quilted and embroidered apron

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Quilted and embroidered apron; linen ground, now deep café au lait (originally white?), embroidered with red, pink, and green, and yellow in sprays, central one and one in each ground quilted with yellow silk back stitch in small lozenge design, edges bound with green silk ribbon; several small...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William N. Bourne

English, Early 18th century

Object Place



63 x 93 cm (24 13/16 x 36 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen tabby quilted with silk chain stitch embroidery and silk tape binding


Textiles and Fashion Arts