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Apron

Description

Multicolor print on linen; print imitates patchwork; varied subject matter--figures, birds, animals, geometric, etc.; top is shirred onto concealed waistband; long broad self ties; long narrow body; hem has been let down.

Details

Maker
Possibly Pacific Mill (Manufacturer)
Date
late 19th C.
Inscriptions
1) Cream paper tag with green printing, tied to tie: (front:) ""Craft Studio / NORTH SCITUATE / RHODE ISLAND""; (Handwritten on back:) ""Pacific / Mill of / Lawrence?"" 2) Written in ink above hem: ""Elinor C. Larson"".
Location of origin
Lawrence, MA, USA
Material
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
animals
APRON
aprons (protective wear)
Aves (class)
Bird
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Mythical Animal
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1992.282
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7254

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