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Mattress Cover

Description

Narrow rectangular case of coarse, but stout, plain weave, grey linen. Heavily patched with same fabric and other similar linens.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1875
Material
alteration (process and technique)
hand weaving
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
stitching
tabby (textile)
ticking
Object type
Bedding
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
alteration (process and technique)
COVER, MATTRESS
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Novelty Weave
Remade
stitching
tabby (textile)
Tick
ticking
ticks (coverings)
Woven
Dimensions
29 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.773
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson
GUSN
52401

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