|Object ID #||1982.011.007|
|Object Name||Apron, Cooking|
|Lexicon category||3: Personal Artifacts|
|Year Range from||1920|
|Year Range to||1930|
|Made||Burke (née Dunbar), Eliza Jane|
|Place of Origin||Owen Sound, Grey County|
|Description||A woman's bibbed & embroidered, mid-length, white cotton 1920s apron. There are two pockets with simple black, yellow, and blue embroidery on them (simple daisy-like motifs). Black running stitch was employed to outline the straps and the edges of the apron. The bib area has a floral (daisy) embroidery pattern. The back straps come from waist, cross in the back, and attach on the front at the top of the bib. A button is missing on the left.|
Hand-made by Eliza Jane Burke (neé Dunbar) of Tara, Bruce County and then Owen Sound, Grey County.
Last owned by her daughter, Hazel Christie (neé Burke) of Owen Sound.
|Collection||Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's|
|Dimensions||W-79 L-86 cm|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|