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Object Name Apron
Accession number 2007.5
Catalog Number 2007.5.1
Dimensions H-15 W-17 inches
Collection Regalia
Place of Origin United States
Description Silk. Hand Painted. Signed M. O'Brien Illin(?) D.G.

Tracing board style Master Mason apron with long rounded flap. Artwork depicts the various symbols of Freemasonry. Style is naive, but shows considerable skill in the coloring and painting of silk.
Artist M. O'Brien
Title Early to mid 19th century Master Mason Apron (American)
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Credit line Randall Freeman and Menifee Valley Lodge