Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-25438

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

1985.602.3

Places

Massachusetts (United States)