Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-225581

Description

Natural-white linen pillowcase with embroidered monograms on front and back. Finished seams, opening at one end. Machine-woven, hand-sewn.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
linen (material)
cotton (textile)
Pillowcase

Inscription

"LW" (Embroidered; taupe thread)
"BW" (Embroidered; blue thread)
"9" (Embroidered; taupe thread)
"A7" (handwritten)

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

29 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq., Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and Mr. Edward S. Rogerson.

Accession Number

2001.186