Apron

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

late 19th C.

GUSN

GUSN-7254

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

Descriptive Terms

aprons (protective wear)
stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
Aves (class)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Women's clothing
Linen
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Classical Figure
Mythical Animal
Bird
Geometric
Flower
APRON

Inscription

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"".

Maker

Possibly Pacific Mill (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Lawrence, MA, USA

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.282

Places

Massachusetts (United States)