Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1865-1885

GUSN

GUSN-51239

Description

Each is of rectangular form of white linen with a hem stitched band above a 3 3/4" wide hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
hand sewing
linen (material)
Linen
Machine Sewn
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

Stamped in the middle above the hem stitched band is: A.A.L./Adeline Augusta Little of Peabody, Ma.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.1137.1,2

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

20.5 x 40 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1137.1-2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)