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Description

Double/ 3/4 straw mattress; cloth covering is white (yellowed due to age) w/ blue vertical stripes; white and brown checkered bordering at seams; small tufts of white yarn horizontally positioned across mattress.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cloth
straw (plant material)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
cloth
Cloth
MATTRESS
mattresses
Straw
straw (plant material)
Dimensions
70 x 51.5 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3102
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21502

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