Objects

Masonic Scottish Rite 15th Degree Apron
1870-1900
Unidentified
USA
paint on silk
overall: 15-3/8"h x 18-1/2"w x 1/8"d
Museum Purchase
2015.050.6

Masonic Scottish Rite 15th degree apron. Triangular body and flap. Red with green ribbon trim. Painted on the flap is a man's head (with eyes closed) above crossed swords. Painted on the body is a gold delta or triangle divided into four sections. Lined with green silk. Bound along the top edge with green ribbon, which extends to form ties (although one is missing).