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Apron, silk strawberries and flowers on brown

1720-1740
Origin: England
19 1/2" X 39 1/2 (without conservation frame)
Brown ribbed silk embroidered with multicolor silks.
Gift of Mrs. Cora Ginsburg
Acc. No. 1991-501
Woman's short decorative apron (missing waistband) of brown ribbed silk embroidered with polychrome silks in a design consisting of strawberries and flowers growing from grassy hills. Side and bottom edges hemmed. Stitches include satin, outline, French knots, and seed stitch.