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Apron

Czech Republic (Moravia)
early 20th century


Object Place: Moravia, Czech Republic

Dimensions

65 cm (25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.244

Medium or Technique

Cotton; glazed, needle-work entre-deux

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Apron of glazed black cotton using two widths of material, fullness gathered into narrow waist band, seam in center concealed by elaborate needle-work entre-deux, border design across bottom and part way up center front of stylized flowering vine, roses, hearts, and flowers growing from hearts, embroidered with bright green, red, yellow, and white linen and cotton, deep band of bobbin lace in white, red, and green across bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy M. Brigham