85.5.195 | Collections Library | Thousand Islands Arts Center
Our Collections Library

Click on Thumbnails to view photos:

Collection: Marjorie Ruth Ross Collection
Object Id Number: 85.5.195
Object Name: Apron
Description: Doll apron - white with a blue overshot stripe. Braided ties. Tagged, "Overshot and Honeysuckle doll apron".
Weave: Overshot, Honeysuckle
Warp and weft: Cotton, natural, 10/2
Pattern weft: blue
Note: 12 strains of 10/2 cotton inlaid into a tabby shed 3x and shirred (drawn up) to create the ties. Also one shot of the blue pattern thread was inserted into a pattern shed between them and buckled for decoration.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Stripes (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
Total views for this listing: 1775