APRON

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-73877

Description

Patterned silk of small stripes of pale green, blue & beige w/ small twill squares; pointed front waistline w/ pleats. 2 small patch pockets w/ ruffle at top edge & applied bow of pale green satin ribbon; applied ruffle along edge, down sides & along hem. Flounce along bottom starting at each side at hip w/ applied light green satin rosette & following shape of bottom hem. Pointed front hem; light green satin ribbon tie closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

aprons (protective wear)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
home (concept)
square (shape)
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Square
Striped
Domesticity
APRON

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6013