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Pillowcase

Description

Unfinished pillowcase (only one side of case) with embroidered chevron pattern across entire front; predominant colors are pastel pinks, blues, yellows, red, brown, and purple; ends of embroidery threads stick out on all edges; in hope chest (acc.no. 1998.6174).\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
linen (material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
Bedding
embroidery (visual works)
Pillowcase
pillowcases
Possibly cotton (textile)
Possibly linen (material)
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 20 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6211
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258082

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