San Jancinto Museum of History

COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
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  • APRON

  • CATEGORY: COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 12 1/4"L x 14"W
  • DATE MADE: 19th century

Description

Masonic apron. White silk (yellowed) with gathered rose silk borders. Decorated with masonic emblems, including the key at top center. Embroidered in gold spangles and fine braid (gold and silver). Lined in rust silk.


Provenance

Receipt of gift notes, "Probably worn by Madison G. Whitaker, veteran of the Battle of San Jacinto."

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Whitaker, Madison Guest
  • CREDIT LINE: Bonham, Mr. and Mrs. C.W.


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