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Pillowcase

Description

Natural white linen pillowcase; machine fine-woven; hand sewn seams and monogram in blue-gray cross stitching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
"BW/8" (cross stitch)
"[KOb1]" (handwritten)
Material
cotton (textile)
cross stitch
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
linen (material)
thread
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Rhode Island (Freestone county, Texas)
Texas (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bedding
cotton (textile)
cross stitch
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
Linen
linen (material)
monogramming
Pillowcase
pillowcases
thread
weaving
Dimensions
31 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.192
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edwards Rogerson
GUSN
259061

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