Linen curtain?

Object Number: 
1951.14a
Date: 
ca. 1812
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 101 1/2 x 84 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 257.8 x 214 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Linen bedsheet woven in two loom widths; with hand-stitched seam and hems.
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George W. McNeil
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group