Handmade cotton floral apron with repairs



Handmade cotton floral apron with repairs

A floral cotton apron with an unusal back collar and fastening straps. Handmade by a local resident, this apron, whilst not perfect or striking, is interesting in its contruction, it was clearly a well-loved and well-used functional item. It has evidence of many rudimentary repairs and additions of at least one useful pocket that also covers holes and mends.

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Record number:2021.35.4
Simple name:cotton apron
Classification term:Voices
Period:20th century, mid