Nurses aprons; Unknown; early 20th century; 1990_894_1-3

Name/Title

Nurses aprons

About this object

1. White linen bibbed apron. Gored skirt attached to a waistband with two short ties at back for fastening. Bib has a round neck with shoulder straps that cross over at back to fasten at waistband. Has no button holes so may have been altered and not finished. Patch pocket on right hand side of skirt. 2. Same as no.1 but has its original button holes at the end of the shoulder straps which attach to corresponding buttons on waistband. 3. Is very similar to No.1-2 however, the waistband has a V shape in front. No.2-3 both have in black ink on waistband 'MEM'.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

early 20th century

Medium and Materials

linen

Inscription and Marks

Measurements

1.134.6cm length x 73.6cm width at waist. 2-3. 132cm length x 63.5cm width at waist

Subject and Association Description

nurses aprons early 20th Century

Credit Line

Laurie Bailey

Object Type

apron

Object number

1990_894_1-3

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
apron
linen
nurse
white

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