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Pillowcase

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine linen; single piece folded with 3-1/2" wide hem at open end and 1/4" wide drawnwork line at base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1843-1850
Inscriptions
Ink at center end: Mary P. Whittle/No 1
Material
drawn thread work
linen (material)
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
drawn thread work
linen (material)
Pillowcase
pillowcases
tabby (textile)
Dimensions
36 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.372
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
47072

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