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Long apron

Long apron; wool woven with horizontal stripes of deep blue and cream with narrow separating stripes of red; on cream stripes, bright polychrome wool embroidery in design of conventionalized flowers and birds in the broad stripes and geometric forms in the narrow stripes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells

Italian (Rome), second half of 19th century

Object Place

Rome, Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool; woven, embroidrey


Textiles and Fashion Arts