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Pillow Cover

Description

Phi Beta Kappa, Brown University pillow cover; black satin with gold embroidered letters; twisting black and orange-gold rope trim; rope trim loops at corners; square pillow, open seam on bottom; hand sewn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920s-1930s
Inscriptions
Phi Beta Kappa/ BU/ Sigma Xi" (in gold)
Material
braiding
cotton (textile)
hand sewing
rope
satin
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
braiding
cotton (textile)
Cover, Pillow
covers (overlying objects)
hand sewing
rope
Satin
satin
Scholar
silk (textile)
text (layout feature)
weaving
Dimensions
21 1/4 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.221
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson
GUSN
259256

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