Apron

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1864-1868

GUSN

GUSN-30692

Description

White sheer stiff cotton, knee-length, teardrop shaped; double-edged embroidered vandyked edging at waistband with band of embroidered dots in middle; embroidered vandyked edge all around body; white embroidered borders of diamond & dot pattern & floral garland, diamonds & flowers backed with sheer cotton for solidity; scalloped patch pockets with floral medallion & triangular/dot embroidery; broad self ties trimmed like body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

aprons (protective wear)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Garland
Geometric
APRON

Maker

Burrough, Harriet Elizabeth Fairbrother (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1925.583