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Apron

Description

Cream sheer cotton; gathered to self waistband; self ties; 2 decorative shield-shaped patch pockets; printed w/ band of foliate garland, musical instruments, globes and nautical symbols across waistband and around edges; medallion of female figure w/ harp in foliate garland frame on pockets and at lower corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
APRON
aprons (protective wear)
block printing (relief printing process)
Children's clothing
Classical Figure
Cotton
cotton (textile)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
hand-painted
Musical Instrument
musical instruments
Painted
painting (image-making)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Accession Number
1966.7
GUSN
47272

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