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Pillowcase

Description

Long, rectangular, off white; single piece folded with 1/2" wide hem at open end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
Ink at end center: Abigail Carpenter
Material
hand weaving
linen (material)
stitching
tabby (textile)
textiles
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
Possibly hand weaving
stitching
tabby (textile)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
41 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1148
GUSN
38918

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