A beautiful blue and white leaf border encompasses a large pineapple against a crosshatch background on this delft-inspired hooked pillow. Ideal for the bed or seating area, the traditional colors and design of this pillow bespeaks elegance and Southern hospitality. 18" sq. 100% wool front, cotton canvas back. 100% wool face, cotton velvet back, polyfiller.
Blue and white
100% wool face, cotton velvet back
Dry clean only.
The pineapple was a rare and expensive fruit in the colonies, and symbolized the spirit of hospitality. As such, it was a popular and recurring design motif in eighteenth century decorative arts--and still the sign of hospitality today.