Bulldog Stuffed Animal

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-11129

Description

The cotton fabric is printed with front, back, and underside of a bulldog. The sides and bottom are stitched together in the form of a bulldog and stuffed. The fabric is printed in shades of beige, gray, green, brown and red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stuffed toys
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Cotton
Transfer Printed
ANIMAL, STUFFED

Inscription

On a printed cotton label in the lower left hand side, in seal, is written in the outer ring: ""Arnold..(?) North Adams, Mass. In the center of the seal is a design and the date of 1876 . On the underside, on another label reads: Pat. May 6, '92 and Oct. 4, '92 .

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.461

Places

Massachusetts (United States)