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Bolster and bolster cover

Description

Feather-stuffed bolster cover with blue and white cotton ticking. Pieced coarse linen cover with hemmed edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
linen (material)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOLSTER
bolsters (soft furnishings)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Feather
feather (material)
Linen
linen (material)
Dimensions
17.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.469.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25349

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