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Navy Apron with Floral Embroidery

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Identifier

VC2017003

Title

Navy Apron with Floral Embroidery

Description

Silk navy apron with cream, yellow, and green floral embroidery with light brown accents. There is slight pleating along the top where the apron connects to the waistband.

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

28 inches (center front length), other measurements: width at waist: 10"

width at hem: 20"

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

United States

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Source Identifier

VC2017003

Cataloguer with Date

Rachel Wallace 2017-02-02; Mahalia Hunter 2020-09-18

Color Main

navy blue

Color Secondary

cream
green
brown

Technique

embroidering
machine sewing

Closure Type

ties

Closure Placement

center back closure

Dimensions CF Length

28

Dimensions Other

width at waist: 10"

width at hem: 20"

Dimensions All

28 inches (center front length), other measurements: width at waist: 10"

width at hem: 20"

Donor

Cynthia Bowen

Date Earliest

1830

Date Latest

1909

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Accessories

Socio-Economic Class

upper class

Condition Term

good

Condition

Seams, embroidery all intact. Waist tie is very discolored, stains extend down the front to the middle of the apron.

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Work Type

apron

Pattern

floral patterns
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