Pillow sham: cream w/garland design
Overall: 20 1/2 x 43 x 1/2 in. ( 52.1 x 109.2 x 1.3 cm )
embroidered (candlewick): in center star: "PC / 1812"
Whitework pillow sham with embroidered candlewick design; eight-pointed star flanked by floral bouquets and enclosed in rectangular frame at center, surrounded by swags and scalloped border; candlewick inscription at center.
Phoebe Cotheal ("PC"), the original owner of this coverlet, was the great-grandmother of the donor.
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.