Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-46172

Description

Rectangular, off white; single piece folded with hemmed open end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
cross-stitching
stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
tabby (textile)
Linen
Woven
Hand Stitched
Cross-stitched
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

Cross-stitched at end: NDW/5 [(Nancy Dexter?) Whipple]

Associated Building

Original To Eleazer Arnold House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

30.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.460.1

Places

Rhode Island (United States)