White canvas Masonic apron owned by H.C. Anderson

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Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Freemasonry, American, founded 1730
Medium
ink and ribbon on canvas with twill tape
Dimensions
H x W: 14 3/4 x 16 1/4 in. (37.5 x 41.3 cm)
Type
ceremonial costume
Place collected
Greenville, Washington, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date
mid 20th century
Description
White canvas apron with printed masonic iconography, purple satin trim and a cotton twill tape tie.
Topic
African American
American South
Clothing and dress
Communities
Freemasonry
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2007.1.36
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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