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Description

Rectangular, white cotton sheet (2 halves); hemmed top and bottom with selvage edges and drawnwork strip across bottom above hem.

Details

Maker
Brown, Mary Ann (Maker)
Date
1830-1860
Inscriptions
Ink signature: Mary Ann Brown
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
machine-made
piecing
stitching
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Hand Stitched
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
Pieced
piecing
SHEET
sheets (bed coverings)
stitching
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
44.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.17.2AB
GUSN
8141

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