Mattress Cover

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1875

GUSN

GUSN-52401

Description

Narrow rectangular case of coarse, but stout, plain weave, grey linen. Heavily patched with same fabric and other similar linens.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ticks (coverings)
stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
tabby (textile)
alteration (process and technique)
ticking
Linen
Tick
Woven
Machine Sewn
Hand Stitched
Remade
Novelty Weave
COVER, MATTRESS

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

29 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson

Accession Number

1941.773

Places

Vermont (United States)