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Object ID # 1979.033.003
Object Name Apron
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Hand-embroidered, white, short, half apron. Embroidery has flowers and bow traveling across the lower 25% of the apron. It is gathered at the top with a roughly inch wide waste band. There is some tearing at the top left corner of the waste band, where it meets the ties, and some yellowing on both sides where the ties meet the body.
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by Helen Monahan of Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Cotton/Embroidery Thread/Thread
Dimensions W-57 L-47.5 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County