Satinet sheet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1775-1815

GUSN

GUSN-32400

Description

White, plain weave, seamed satinet sheet with selvage edges and hemmed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheets (bed coverings)
cross-stitching
hand weaving
piecing
tabby (textile)
Satinet
Novelty Weave
Pieced
Woven
Cross-stitched
SHEET

Inscription

Cross-stitched at top corner: HW [Hannah Williams] Old paper label: 3 woolen homespun blankets marked H.W. for Hannah Williams b.1781 m.1800 spun in old Williams Homested Roxbury

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

72.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon

Accession Number

1928.1101

Places

Massachusetts (United States)