Apron, Sample, White cotton; Campbell, Rebecca; 1950-1995; RI.CL98.164
Apron, Sample, White cottonAbout this object
A small white cotton apron sample, not a complete apron. It has a partial waistband with one waist tie, three different types of stitching across horizontal bands and two different patched areas, one square and one circle, and two buttonholes on the hemline. Made by Rebecca Campbell of Otautau.
Accompanying the apron is a piece of card with four lace trims mounted onto it.
organic, vegetal, fibre, cottonInscription and Marks
White cotton tape label stitched to waist end of tie: 'CL.98.164'Measurements
Waist (including tie): 370 mm
Waist (excluding tie): 130 mm
Hem: 435 mm
Waist to hem: 355 mm
Measurement conventions taken from the Powerhouse Museum's Australian Dress Register. Measurements taken with garment laying flat.