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Apron

Description

Hangs around waist; white background w/ blue and red floral design; bottom scalloped in red w/ printed stitch at edge of scallop; in each scallop are 3 paper doll-like silhouettes of women w/ long dresses, outer 2 are in red, middle blue. The point where scallop goes up are red tulips w/ green stems. A pocket is center left, one entire scallop including 1/2 tulip at each end and 3 women cut out images. Printed stitch is also seen around cut out images of women and tulips.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1970
Material
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
APRON
aprons (protective wear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
Women
women (female humans)
Dimensions
26.75 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5856
GUSN
26399

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