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Object Name: Pillowcases
Date: 1840-1860
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Medium: Linen
Dimensions: Overall: 36 x 17 1/2 in. ( 91.4 x 44.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Four white linen pillowcases with fringe arounde the openings; initials "M E V/ 6" embroidered in pink thread (A, D) or "M E V/ 13" in ochre thread (B, C) in the lower center.
Credit Line: Gift of R. W. G. Vail
Object Number: INV.350a-d
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Marks: embroidered: lower center: "MEV/7" or "MEV/13"