Apron

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

62.5 x 71 cm (24 5/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.465

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen net insertion

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Apron of white sheer cotton, hemstitched border on three sides, fullness at top gathered into narrow waist band, in two lower corners a spray of small scale stylized blossoms embroidered with white cotton thread; several careful darns.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Theresa and MIss Elizabeth Blake