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

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6013