Apron, Waist, White hailstone spot muslin; Unknown maker; 1890-1910; RI.CL94.87
Apron, Waist, White hailstone spot muslinAbout this object
A long starched white waist apron made of hailstone spot muslin and lawn with eyelet lace insets, wide facings, pintucked hem, and a high boned (likely with a metal stay) waistband trimmed with frill and lace.Maker
organic, processed material, textile, muslin
organic, processed material, textile, lawn
organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton
inorganic, processed material, metal
Handwritten in black ink, inner of waist proper right side: 'CL94/87'
Handwritten in black ink, inner of hem proper right side: 'CL94/87'
Waist: 335 mm
Hip: 650 mm
Hem: 960 mm
Waist to hem front: 920 mm
Measurement conventions taken from the Powerhouse Museum's Australian Dress Register. Measurements taken with garments fitted to mannequin.