Apron

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-54330

Description

White, sheer cotton; woven plaid; plain mull ruffle all around; self-straps; drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

aprons (protective wear)
cotton (textile)
stitching
plaids
Children's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Plaid
APRON

Inscription

Handwritten note found in fold: ""First apron worn by Horace O. Bright made by his mother Almira Spring Bright about 1826.""

Maker

Bright, Almira Spring (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

10 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.332