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pinafore

pinafore

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Net with lace and satin ribbon

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs A W Fisk

  • Museum number:

    T.247-1973

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

(from original 1973 description) Of spotted net with a lace-edged frill around the top and around the hem. It is simply a gathered flounce of net held at the shoulders with two satin ribbons. It is trimmed with two pink ribbon roses at the front.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1920 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Net with lace and satin ribbon

Object history note

Given by Mrs A W Fisk (RF 73/ 18509). "Said to have been worn by brother of the donor about sixty years ago but may have been passed on to him" (from original 1973 description).

Descriptive line

Child's pinafore of spotted net with lace edge frill and ribbon trim; made in England, ca.1920

Production Note

Originally catalogued as a "Babies dress"

Materials

Net; Lace; Satin ribbon

Techniques

Stitching

Categories

Children's clothes; Children & Childhood

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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