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Collection: Marjorie Ruth Ross Collection
Object Id Number: 85.5.70
Object Name: Apron
Date Item Created: 20th century
Description: Sampler apron - Navy blue with horizontal, patterned, stripes in dark orange, golds and greens. Apron ties of weft strands, inlayed into 3 sets of pattern sheds, then shirred, then ends are braided. Hems are 2.5" and 5/8".
Weave: Honeysuckle, Overshot.
Warp: cotton, 20/2 navy.
Weft: same.
Pattern weft: cotton, 5/2 and floss.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Honeysuckle/Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Stripes (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
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