Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: The Museum Year 2010

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David and Roberta Logie Department of Textile and Fashion Arts: July 2009–June 2010

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mid-18th century
Length x width (without ties): 82 x 109 cm (32 5/16 x 42 15/16 in.)
Cotton plain weave embroidered with cotton thread

Classification: Costumes

Culture: European or American

Accession number: 2010.353

Description: Whitework apron embroidered with flowers

Provenance/Ownership History: About 1980, given by an acquaintance to Angela Taylor, Arlington, MA; 1992, gift of Taylor to the MFA (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Gift of Angela Taylor