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Pillow cover

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A ecru, gray, and pink lace pillow cover. The main design of the cover is made of different styles and designs of machine made lace that form a patchwork design. Machine made flowers seem to be the main theme. The machine made edging is scalloped and has vining flowers on it. The backing is white nylon with three buttons evenly space along the center seam. The loops for the buttons are crochet.

Category:
needlework
Made from:
Cotton; nylon
Made in:
UNKNOWN
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
36.2 × 44.5 cm (14 1/4 × 17 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.569
Class:
Lace
Signature marks:
paper tag 3 Lace Mats from/Mrs. Posts Dressing/Room. Wrapped with item. The inscription was written in blue ink on pink paper.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973