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Pillowcase

Description

Natural-white linen pillowcase with embroidered monograms on front and back. Finished seams, opening at one end. Machine-woven, hand-sewn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
"LW" (Embroidered; taupe thread)
"BW" (Embroidered; blue thread)
"9" (Embroidered; taupe thread)
"A7" (handwritten)
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Pillowcase
pillowcases
Dimensions
29 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.186
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq., Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and Mr. Edward S. Rogerson.
GUSN
225581
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