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Feather bed

Description

White cotton twill ground woven with blue ticking stripe. Front and back both pieced from two widths of fabric. Feather stuffing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1930
Material
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
machine-made
piecing
stuffing (upholstering technique)
ticking
twill
weaving
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Feather
feather (material)
machine-made
MATTRESS
mattresses
Pieced
piecing
Stripe
stripes
Stuffed
stuffing (upholstering technique)
Tick
ticking
Twill
twill
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
56 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.158
GUSN
8743

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