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Pillowcase

Description

Initials "L & K" cross-stitched near hemmed edge. Two pairs of linen tape ties sewn to inside of each case. White linen rectangular case w/ single band of faggoting at hemmed edge.

Details

Maker
Coffin, Lucy (Kimball), 1776-1858 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1800
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
17.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.602.4
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25439

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