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Satinet sheet

Description

White, plain weave, seamed satinet sheet with selvage edges and hemmed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1815
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at top corner: HW [Hannah Williams] Old paper label: 3 woolen homespun blankets marked H.W. for Hannah Williams b.1781 m.1800 spun in old Williams Homested Roxbury
Material
cross-stitching
hand weaving
piecing
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
hand weaving
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Satinet
SHEET
sheets (bed coverings)
tabby (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
72.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1101
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
32400

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