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Long apron

Italian (Rome)
second half of 19th century


Object Place: Rome, Italy

Dimensions

54 x 98.5 cm (21 1/4 x 38 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3409

Medium or Technique

Wool; woven, embroidrey

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long apron; wool woven with horizontal stripes of deep blue and cream with narrow separating stripes of red; on cream stripes, bright polychrome wool embroidery in design of conventionalized flowers and birds in the broad stripes and geometric forms in the narrow stripes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells