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Object Name Apron
Accession number 2007.3.1
Catalog Number 2007.3.1
Dimensions H-23.5 W-24 inches
Collection Regalia
Place of Origin Scotland
Description Scottish (?) apron rumored to be 150 years old. From examining its photograph, Robert L.D. Cooper of the GL of Scotland concurs. Embroidered art is of a non-professional quality. It appears to be made out of cloth, possibly a hemp linen. Cloth ties still exist. Various embroidered symbols, most notably the five pointed star on the small rounded flap.
Title Scottish handmade apron
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Credit line Gift of Don Young