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Doll Mattress

Description

Rectangular linen doll's mattress; the folded fabric is stuffed and hand-stitched along three of the sides; initials are embroidered in gold thread on one side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
""MC""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
thread
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
doll-playing accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Fiddle Thread
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
MATTRESS
mattresses
miniatures (toys)
stitching
thread
Dimensions
12.5 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1264
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2813

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