Wool sheet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1830

GUSN

GUSN-48746

Description

White, plain weave, seamed wool sheet with selvage sides and hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Cross-stitched at top, side: HFC [Hannah Francis (Oliver) Cobb. Letters H and F constructed as one letter.]

Maker

Cobb, Hannah Francis, 1767-1846 (Maker)

Dimensions

74 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.143

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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