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Pillowcase

Description

"E.L. Coffin/ No. 1" in ink on open end of case. Attached note reads, "E.L. Coffin/ bride/ of Moses Colman/ 1839." Rectangular pillowcase w/ two rows of faggoting at hemmed edge.

Details

Maker
Coleman, Elizabeth Low (Coffin), 1813- (Maker)
Date
ca. 1839
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Linen
linen (material)
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
Dimensions
19.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.598.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25426

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