Overall: 104 1/2 x 71 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 265.4 x 181 x 0.3 cm )
embroidered: "KTS / 2"
Linen bedsheet woven in two loom widths; with hand-stitched seam and hems.
According to the accession records, this bedsheet was originally given to Sarah M. Kensett at the time of her marriage in 1812, and subsequently passed on to Elizabeth A. Kensett when she married in 1840.
Gift of George W. McNeil
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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