Sheet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-8162

Description

Rectangular, off-white, stretched, linen sheet, seamed, hemmed top and bottom with selvage sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheets (bed coverings)
cross-stitching
stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
piecing
Linen
Pieced
Hand Stitched
Woven
Cross-stitched
SHEET

Inscription

Cross-stitching straddling seam at center top: LB [possibly married initials of Lettice Carpenter - proof?]

Maker

Possibly Carpenter, Lettice (Maker)

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

67 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1960.89L

Places

Massachusetts (United States)