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Bed Sheets

Description

Eight flat sheets; wrapped in brown paper, tied with twine; creamy white with openwork hem; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"New/ 8 sheets Mohawk Percale '81 x 108' " (blue pencil on printed label)
"Utica and Mohawk Cotton Mills/ Utica, N.Y./ Mohawk Percale/ Quality Guaranteed/ 81 x 108/ size before hemming." (blue ink)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
openwork
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Bedding
Cotton
cotton (textile)
openwork
Sheet
sheets (bed coverings)
weaving
Dimensions
81 x 108 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6322.1-8
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258979

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