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Pillowcase

Description

Rectangular, off white; pieced single panel folded. Hemmed open end with scalloped edges and series of holes along edge. Both finished off in button hole stitch. At base of hem 1/8" wide band of drawnwork.

Details

Maker
Brown, Mary Ann (Maker)
Date
ca. 1859
Inscriptions
Ink signature at end: Mary Ann Brown
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
embroidering
machine-made
piecing
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
35 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1984.16.2
GUSN
9369
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