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Apron. Rectangular with semi-circular neck opening at center top. Stylized floral sprays repeat facing inward on all four sides leaving a plain center field. A small floral motif repeats facing outward along the edges. Draw work lobate motif trim. Remains of silk fastening bands at neck and...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Chios (Greek Islands), 19th century

Object Place

Chios, Greece ?

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered on linen plain weave, silk draw work trim, and silk tabs


Textiles and Fashion Arts