Antique White Corded Pillow. Chris Smith was 13 when he built his first wooden boat in 1874. The Michigan based Chris Craft Boat Company was launched in 1881 when Chris’ brother, Hank joined him and they began to build boats full time. They favored using teak, brass and mahogany in constructing their boats and attracted many famous buyers including Henry Ford, William Randolph Hearst, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Katherine Hepburn. After WWII, Chris Craft introduced a large group of civilian pleasure boats suited for the American consumer expansion in the 1950s. The company offered 159 different boat models and Chris Craft boats became synonymous with pleasure boating. Providing an eco-friendly option in the marketplace, printed with water-based ink on 100% pure linen, and have luxurious down and feather filled cotton inserts. There is a strong YKK invisible zipper in the back of the pillow if the insert needs to be removed for cleaning. Recommended cleaning instructions for these indoor pillows are simply hand washing and line drying.