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Child's apron

Child's apron, made in two parts of cream-colored linen, joined by needle weaving, and edged with bobbin lace. The bib has an embroidered border of angular floral ornaments worked with pale brown and green silk, and a little blue silk in satin stitch. Two small crosses within the border, on the...

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Gift of the Mount Vernon Ladies Association of the Union

Spanish, Late 18th century

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Linen and silk; needle weaving, bobbin lace, embroidered, satin stitch, cross-stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts