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Apron

Description

Apron piece fron woman's dress. Elaborately embroidered polychrome floral design in silk and metallic threads. Scalloped silvered metallic border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Apron
aprons (protective wear)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
21 x 27.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.44
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26136

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