Apron of taffeta

American
Third quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

100.8 x 54.5 cm (39 11/16 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1204

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta, chiné, lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Apron of taffeta with plaid of chiné vertical stripes alternating with stripes or blocks in two shades of pink, apron short and full, trimmed at bottom with three rows of black machine made lace, two full gathered pockets also trimmed with black lace, pink ribbon bow at back of tie.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb