Apron

American (New England)
18th century


Object Place: New England, USA

Dimensions

88 x 117 cm (34 5/8 x 46 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.1913

Medium or Technique

Linen muslin with linen embroidery and hemstitched, and linen tape drawstring

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White muslin embroidered with white linen threads. Flowering vines and sprigs of flowers. Long and short, stem, chain stitch, drawn work. Apron gathered to a silk gros grain ribbon tie at waist. A few brown spots and holes in left corner of apron.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik