Whitework Apron
c 1750

A delightful piece.


of fine muslin with drawstring cords at waist, the lower section with small embroidered leaf sprigs, the hem 4 in or 10 cm deep with a band of drawnwork, a row of slanting ovals with foliage, each with drawnwork, a further row of sprigs flanked by interlocking ovals, the hem with five different infills within undulating or rocky scallops, 26 x 36 in or 66 x 90 cm drop


As you should be able to see from the photo this is quite holey.

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