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1986.339.1 (RS25335)

Description

Each w/ off-white polished cotton cylindrical case filled w/ down; machine sewn seams and gathered circular openings at each end. Lined w/ black silk satin and has 2" self ruffle at openings. One end has a self loop handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1930
Inscriptions
Printed on side: ""....MUFFS, BEDS--Do not remove this label/ under Penalty of Law/ all new materials/ This label and material/ comply with the Laws of 1913, of the State of New York/ Chapter 503..."" ""Manufactured and----by S. TRA--- N.Y.""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
down
polish (coating)
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
cotton (textile)
Down
down
MUFF
muffs
polish (coating)
Polished Cotton
satin
silk (textile)
Silk Satin
Dimensions
10 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.339.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14317

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