Pillow Sham, Ornate Broderie Anglaise ; Unknown maker; 1910-1920; WY.0000.351

Name/Title

Pillow Sham, Ornate Broderie Anglaise

About this object

This is a cotton pillow sham, trimmed with broderie anglaise as a central motif and also forming the frilled edge. Pillow shams were purely decorative, laid over a pillow when not in use.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Needle worker

Date Made

1910-1920

Period

1910s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, fibre, cotton

Measurements

h 790 mm x w 580 mm including frill

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles (not clothes)

Object Type

textiles

Object number

WY.0000.351

Copyright Licence  

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1910s
Textiles

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