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Apron

Norwegian
19th century


Object Place: Norway

Dimensions

77 x 85.5 cm (30 5/16 x 33 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.83

Medium or Technique

Wool; woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tapestry-woven wool apron; dark blue ground, narrow vertical stripes (woven horizontally) of lighter blue, white, red and olive green; some broad stripes of successive pyramid forms in the colors listed above; band or yoke of dark blue wool at top faced with white linen and bound wiht printed cotton; a number of places eaten by moths.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend