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)

Dimensions

10 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.332