Pillowcase

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-9433

Description

Nearly square, off white, fine linen; 2" wide border; white embroidered wreath of morning glories and wheat with ribbon. Flap at end with five button holes. Made of two pieces.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pillowcases
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
wreaths (costume accessories)
Linen
Woven
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Floral
Wreath
Novelty Weave
Morning Glory
Pieced
PILLOWCASE

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

26.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1942.654B

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