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PILLOWCASE WITH BRUGE LACE

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PILLOWCASE WITH BRUGE LACE

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Ivory cotton pillowcase with 5½ in. long Bruge style lace at open end. Above the lace is a cutwork and embroidered ribbon motif with floral elements around and between the ribbons. Five and a half inches above the lace is a detailed cutwork and embroidered monogram of the initials MHP in a diamond shape surrounded by floral filigree.

Category:
textiles
Object name:
PILLOWCASE WITH BRUGE LACE
Made from:
cotton --linen
Made in:
Unknown
Date made:
1920-1935
Size:
L. 39 ¼ in., W. 21 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
2012.6.107.1-2
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Dina Merrill Hartley, 2012