Pillow cover

Object Number: 
1944.309
Date: 
1708
Medium: 
Linen, crewel wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 51 1/2 x 20 x 1/4 in. ( 130.8 x 50.8 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: along center crease: "1708 / ELISABETH . . . [?]"
Description: 
Homespun linen pillow cover with crewel embroidered flower sprays on one side and grapevine on the other; embroidered eyelet holes on two short sides; embroidered inscription.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group