Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1859

GUSN

GUSN-9369

Description

Rectangular, off white; pieced single panel folded. Hemmed open end with scalloped edges and series of holes along edge. Both finished off in button hole stitch. At base of hem 1/8" wide band of drawnwork.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
embroidering
stitching
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
Drawnwork
Embroidered
Novelty Weave
Cotton
Woven
Hand Stitched
Pieced
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

Ink signature at end: Mary Ann Brown

Additional Identification Number

1984.16.2X

Maker

Brown, Mary Ann (Maker)

Dimensions

35 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1984.16.2

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