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apron 1952.57

Object Name: apron

Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, Scotland
Date: 1880-1890

Accession Number: 1952.57
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • linen
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidering
Description

Apron made of white linen with the bib pleated into the waistband. Two straps from the bib go over the shoulders to pin at back waist. Skirt pleated onto band which extends to form straps to pin at back. Pocket on right. Bib pocket and hem ornamented with insertions of coarse drawn-thread embroidery.

Dimensions

Type: Size
Height: 120.7 cm
Width: 96.5 cm
Depth: