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Catalog Number 0002.300.011
Description "Feeding Time" Baby Bib, n.d. White cotton bib with black striped and red diamond pattern on side and bottom edges. Attached two white cotton strings at top. Lower portion has printed section with baby on top of small bench holding giant spoon near feeding bowl. Baby surrounded by assortment of dogs waiting to be fed from bowl of bones. On bottom is a red printed striped border - interior has red lettering shaped like branches that reads "FEEDING TIME."
Object Name Bib
Collection 3D - Clothing
Title "Feeding Time" Baby Bib, n.d.
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Fiber Artist
Inscription Text "FEEDING TIME" (printed in red, branch like letters, all caps, near the bottom of the bib)
Provenance
Notes "A bib is a garment worn hanging from the neck on the chest to protect clothing from accidentally spilled food. Bibs are frequently used by young children, especially infants, but also by some adults. Bibs are also worn when consuming certain "messy" foods, such as lobster. In addition, bibs are used for infants when they drool a lot, for example when they are teething…The word, reported in English since 1580, probably stems from the verb bibben "to drink" (c.1380), from the Latin bibere, either because it was worn while drinking or because it "soaked up" spills." [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bib_(garment) 3/23/2017]
Dimensions H-20.375 W-11 inches
Dimension Details with strings
Medium Textile
Search Terms Baby
Baby Bib
Bibs
Subjects Children
Clothing & dress