Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-25437

Description

Initials "L & K" cross-stitched near hemmed edge. Two pairs of linen tape ties sewn to inside of each case. White linen rectangular case w/ single band of faggoting at hemmed edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
linen (material)
Linen
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Coffin, Lucy (Kimball), 1776-1858 (Maker)

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

17.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.602.2

Places