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Description

Box of six plain white sheets; blue cardboard box; sheets inside covered by two flaps of waxed paper; sheets bound in sets of two with two pieces of blue ribbon tied in bows; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.8174).

Details

Maker
R.H. Stearns & Company (Boston, Mass.) (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
" 'STEARNS SPECIAL'/ R.H. STEARNS CO./ BOSTON, MASS./ 63 x 108/ FINISHED SIZE/ HEMSTITCHED" (label)
"H288" (stamped)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
linen (material)
ribbon (material)
waxed paper
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bedding
cardboard
Linen
Probably linen (material)
ribbon (material)
Sheet
sheets (bed coverings)
waxed paper
weaving
Dimensions
16 5/8 x 9 5/8 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6185
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258739

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