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Object Name: Pillowcases
Date: 1840-1860
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Medium: Linen
Dimensions: Overall: 32 x 21 in. ( 81.3 x 53.3 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Four white linen pillowcases with a drawn-work border 3" from the opening; initials, "M E V/ 7" (A, B) embroidered in blue thread or "M...E.......V.../ 12" (C, D) in pink thread in center below drawn-work.
Credit Line: Gift of R. W. G. Vail
Object Number: INV.351a-d
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Marks: embroidered: top center: "MEV /7" or "M....E.....V/12"