Pillowcases

Object Number: 
INV.351a-d
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 x 21 in. ( 81.3 x 53.3 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: top center: "MEV /7" or "M....E.....V/12"
Description: 
Four white linen pillowcases with a drawn-work border 3" from the opening; initials, "M E V/ 7" (A, B) embroidered in blue thread or "M...E.......V.../ 12" (C, D) in pink thread in center below drawn-work.
Credit Line: 
Gift of R. W. G. Vail
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group