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Pillowcase

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine linen; single piece folded with 1-1/4" wide hem at open end; drawnwork line at base of hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1829
Inscriptions
Ink at corner end: Catharine S Sweetser/No 6 1829
Associated Building
Original To Perkins Farm.
Material
drawn thread work
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
36.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.237
GUSN
29036

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