sheet

Object Number: 
1945.352
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 89 x 79 in. ( 226.1 x 200.7 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: center top: "SAS"
Description: 
White hand spun and woven linen bedsheet with the intials "SAS" cross stiched at center seam near edge with red thread.
Gallery Label: 
This bedsheet was spun and woven by Sarah Ann Secor as part of her trousseau when she married John G. Merrell in Trinity Parish, New York, in 1831. They were the great grandparents of donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Merrell L. Stout
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group