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Apron: T.3b-2004

Object information

Awaiting location update


Production: Unknown


  • Apron
  • Category: Korean
  • Category: textiles



Apron; red silk gauze, edged with black silk gauze with cream silk; Comprising of two pleated panels of red silk gauze with black and cream edging attached to plain cream silk waistband and ties.


History note: Acquired by the donor's father, the Reverend Stanley Smith, wile he was a missionary in Korea from 1905-1915.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Christine Shawdon

Measurements and weight

Length: 228 cm
Length: 81.5 cm
Width: 30.75 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004-10-11) by Shawdon, Christine, Mrs


19th Century, Late#
After 1870 CE - Before 1900 CE

Materials used in production

red, cream, black Silk gauze

Techniques used in production

Weaving : Red silk gauze, edged with black silk gauze with cream silk

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.3b-2004
Primary reference Number: 118137
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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