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APRON

Description

White cotton and lavendar wool blend; tabby weave; bands of point twill of yellow silk along waistband and apron bottom; gathered at waist; apron ties backed with white cotton twill tape; drawn work along hem; mid-calf length.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1889
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
APRON
aprons (protective wear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Domesticity
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
home (concept)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Accession Number
1969.5327
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12994

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