Unknown [name retired]
A pillow cover dated 1725-1750, made from undyed linen worked in cream silk flat quilting and embroidered with silks (dyed to full range) and gilt thread. To the centre a monogram with the initials 'AB' in a green circular shape with four monograms in pink circular shapes surrounding. Border with leaves and motifs of a Chinese figure in blue clothing with parasol and a blue parrot to each corner (en suite with two pillow cases and bedcover).
Marks and inscriptions
C.D.Breton / Nuneaton / 4 / (handwritten on piece of material sewn to back)
Makers and roles
Unknown [name retired], embroiderer