Skip to content

Search Collections

Pillow Cover

Description

Of rectangular form, woven in white linen and embroidered with initials in brown silk at the center of one end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Inscriptions
Embroidered in cross-stitch, on the front end are the initials: S:H .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
COVER, PILLOW
covers (overlying objects)
Linen
linen (material)
pillows
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
32 x 20.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1731
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11533

Comments