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Pillowcase

1961.1 (RS34509)

Description

Rectangular, white; seam of hemmed edges joined by intermittantly grouped needle lace bars. Bottom seam joined same way. One open end.

Details

Maker
Hawkes, Deborah (Maker)
Date
1683-1725
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched in light blue: DH [Deborah Hawkes]
Location of origin
Hingham, MA, USA
Material
cross-stitching
fustian
hand weaving
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Faggoted
fustian
Fustian
hand weaving
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE
pillowcases
tabby (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
19.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.1
GUSN
9410

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