Object ID
1993.1.2B
Object Name
Pillowcase
Measurements
51.2775200000 cm. W x 83.6625200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Material
Cotton
Object Entities
Theodore, Constance (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
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.
Origin
Cutwork is a process by which pieces of fabric are removed, then thread is used to reinforce the seams.
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Citation
Pillowcase, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5623. Accessed 07/05/20.