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A white linen apron

A white linen apron, long, made of two widths of material, with three edges buttonholed and hemstitched in slight scallops, upper edge gathered with V in center front, variety of stylized floral sprays of small-scale with a larger spray in each of two lower corners, embroidered with white linen...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

American, 18th century

Object Place

United States

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave with linen embroidery and cotton binding tape


Textiles and Fashion Arts