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Box of Pillowcases

Description

Off-white cotton percale pillowcases in box; openwork border; two labels: 1) silver with blue huntress, yellow antelope, blue print; 2) white with blue border, blue print, stamped with dimensions; two sets each wrapped in cellophane, tied with two peach-colored ribbons; one set is not wrapped; box: blue with silver area across the center; blue huntress and antelope motif in blue and peach with inscription

Details

Maker
Cannon Mills, Inc.
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"Cannon Percale/ Sheets and Pillow Cases" (printed)
"Cannon Fine Percale/ Sheets and Pillow Cases/ all combed yarn"; Actual Finished Size/ 18 x 36" (label)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
cellophane
cotton (textile)
openwork
ribbon (material)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
Bedding
cardboard
cellophane
Cotton
cotton (textile)
openwork
Pillowcase
pillowcases
ribbon (material)
weaving
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6183
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258738

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