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Embroidered apron

Embroidered apron, made of two widths of heavy cotton cloth material joined down center, deep bottom border, embroidered with dark red, black, dark blue, silks, in repeat of pyramidal square, top band of border a stylized plant repeat, a long red fringe on bottom of apron extending up sides to...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold

Balkan, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered, buttonhole stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts