Apron of black fabric, pleated at the top and secured with a narrow waistband of the same fabric. Decorated with embroidered braid strip, scallop-edged, in blue, pink, yellow and black yarns along both sides along the lower edge and framing a wide panel at the lower part wich contains further embroidered designs in the same yarns. 762 x 1015.

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