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Apron or headdress

Dark blue woolen cloth; on four sides is worked with red and yellow wool and white linen, a design of an undulating stem and conventional, symmetrical flowers. About .10 from the ends are similar, more elaborate borders worked with white linen. Sewed to the ends are strips of red woolen. ...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection


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Medium or Technique

Linen and Wool; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts