Masonic apron

Title:
Masonic apron
Date: 
1875-1925
Medium: 
Leather, silk, linen, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 14 x 1/8 in. ( 30.5 x 35.6 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Horizontal rectangular lambskin Masonic apron with green silk edging and blue linen lining on obverse, the top has a triangular flap also edged with green silk, there are two blue cotton twill tape ties.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Frederic R. Griffith
Object Number: 
1948.161c
Marks: 
printed: center top, under flap: "WM. LEHMBERG / Successor to / J. H. WILSON CO. / PHILADELPHIA" printed: center top, on flap: "481"
Gallery Label: 
Lambskin is symbolic in Freemasonry of purity and innocence.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group