Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1839

GUSN

GUSN-25425

Description

"E.L. Coffin/ No. 1" in ink on open end of case. Attached note reads, "E.L. Coffin/ bride/ of Moses Colman/ 1839." Rectangular pillowcase w/ two rows of faggoting at hemmed edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
linen (material)
Linen
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Coleman, Elizabeth Low (Coffin), 1813- (Maker)

Dimensions

19.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.598.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)