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paint on leather, velvet, cotton
overall: 16-1/4"h x 15-1/2"w x 1/4"d
Masonic Master Mason apron. Rounded body with triangular flap. Leather with flat silver tape trim and (originally) blue velvet trim. Painted on the flap is an all-seeing eye. Painted on the body id a square and compasses symbol with G in the middle. Flanking this are a sun and a moon with seven stars. At the bottom are sprigs of acacia. Backed with blue glazed cotton. Pasted under the flap is a handwritten label reading "James [illeg] Braffet M.D., / Corinthian Lodge No. 200 / A.F. & A.M. Pan Pan, Ills. / Aug. 20th 1858."