Apron

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Culture/People
Seminole
Artist/Maker
Emma Johns, Seminole
IACB source
Edith M. Boehmer, Non-Indian, 1905-1990
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Edith M. Boehmer, Non-Indian, 1905-1990
Object Name
Apron
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, thread
Techniques
Sewn, patchwork
Dimensions
43.5 x 50.5 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Brighton Reservation; Glades County; Florida; USA
Date created
1940-1945
Collection History
Formerly owned by Edith Boehmer (1905-1990, a teacher in Seminole schools and one of the founders of the Seminole Craft Guild); donated to the Indian Arts and Crafts Board by Edith Boehmer in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5469
Barcode
255469.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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