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Collection: Marjorie Ruth Ross Collection
Object Id Number: 85.5.74
Object Name: Apron
Date Item Created: 20th century
Description: Sampler apron - Dark blue with horizontal, patterned stripes in gold, blue, greens, orange and tan. Apron ties of weft strands, inlayed into 3 sets of pattern sheds, then shirred - ends are braided.
Weave: Honeysuckle, Overshot
Warp: cotton, 20/2, Navy blue.
Weft: same.
Pattern weft: Novelty with metallics, floss, perle cottons in many colors.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Honeysuckle/Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Stripes (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Cotton/Multiple and varied yarns (Udf7)
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