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Mattress cover

Description

Rectangular case of stout, plain weave linen. Pieced with two 18" wide parallel slits 22" from ends and 27" apart.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1840
Material
hand weaving
linen (material)
stitching
tabby (textile)
ticking
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
COVER, MATTRESS
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
Novelty Weave
stitching
tabby (textile)
Tick
ticking
ticks (coverings)
Woven
Dimensions
55 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.318
GUSN
8744

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