Sheet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1845

GUSN

GUSN-8166

Description

Rectangular, off-white 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
Woven
Hand Stitched
Cross-stitched
Pieced
SHEET

Inscription

Cross-stitched at center along seam: 31/HH [Hannah Hathaway (1778-1853)]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

77.25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.461E

Places

Massachusetts (United States)