Mattress cover fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1770-1820

GUSN

GUSN-52397

Description

Narrow rectangular strip with seam down middle; plain weave linen woven in uneven light blue stripes on grey ground. Patch 10.5" x 17.5" of twill weave linen woven in uneven light blue and cream stripes of off-white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ticks (coverings)
fragments
hand weaving
linen (material)
piecing
tabby (textile)
ticking
weaving
textiles
stripes
Linen
Tick
Woven
Pieced
Twilled
Stripe
Novelty Weave
Unidentified Textile
COVER, MATTRESS

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

11.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson

Accession Number

1941.769