Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1829

GUSN

GUSN-29036

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine linen; single piece folded with 1-1/4" wide hem at open end; drawnwork line at base of hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
drawn thread work
stitching
linen (material)
weaving
machine-made
tabby (textile)
Linen
Woven
Hand Stitched
Drawnwork
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

Ink at corner end: Catharine S Sweetser/No 6 1829

Associated Building

Original To Perkins Farm,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

36.75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1920.237

Places

Massachusetts (United States)