Ruffled pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820 C-1830 C

GUSN

GUSN-9429

Description

Rectangular, off white, fine cotton; single piece with hemmed open ends; applied ruffles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
cotton (textile)
stitching
weaving
machine-made
tabby (textile)
wreaths (costume accessories)
Cotton
Woven
Hand Stitched
Wreath
Novelty Weave
PILLOWCASE

Inscription

Ink within wreath at one end: LH/No 14 [Lydia Harriet Lane, Bedford, Mass]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1946.295C

Places

Massachusetts (United States)