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A narrow apron

A narrow apron of black wool cloth embroidered with bright polychrome silks and green and yellow chenille and gilt sequins in symmetrical arrangement of large-scale stylized blossom including the tulip, edges bound with blue silk, waistband of purple satin, blue and black cotton tape ties, band...

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Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Polish, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts