Pillowcases

Object Number: 
INV.350a-d
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 17 1/2 in. ( 91.4 x 44.4 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: lower center: "MEV/7" or "MEV/13"
Description: 
Four white linen pillowcases with fringe arounde the openings; initials "M E V/ 6" embroidered in pink thread (A, D) or "M E V/ 13" in ochre thread (B, C) in the lower center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of R. W. G. Vail
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group