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‘None but Abigails appeared in white aprons’: The Apron as an Elite Garment in Eighteenth-Century England by Elizabeth Spencer

Find out why the Duchess of Queensberry arrived at the Bath Assembly wearing a white apron, only to have it torn from her by a Master of Ceremonies …

You can read this lengthy, learned and most fascinating article at
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00404969.2018.1515813