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Ruffled pillowcase

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine cotton; hemmed open end; applied ruffles all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820 C-1830 C
Inscriptions
Ink within wreath at one end: LHL/No 13 [Lydia Harriet Lane, Bedford, Mass]
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Woven
Wreath
wreaths (costume accessories)
Dimensions
36.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.295A
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54306

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