51.1175000000 cm. W x 84.6150200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
White pillowcase with crocheted triangular edging decorative hem with openwork and sewn folds. At the edge of the pillowcase, there are diamond shapes crocheted out of white thread. Below this is a line with small vertical strips cut out, then two decorative folds where the fabric has been sewn over itself. This is followed by a latticelike cutwork pattern, then two more folds.
Cutwork is a process by which pieces of fabric are removed, then thread is used to reinforce the seams.
Rights and Reproduction
The content on this site is made available for research and education purposes only. The use of these materials may be restricted by law or the donor.
Any other use, such as exhibition, publication, or commercial use, is not allowed except by written permission in accordance with the NHM Image Rights and Reproduction Policy
For questions on image rights and reproduction, please contact email@example.com
Pillowcase, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5622. Accessed 03/29/20.