Doll Mattress

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-2813

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

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
mattresses
doll-playing accessories
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
thread
thread
Linen
Fiddle Thread
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
MATTRESS

Inscription

""MC""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

12.5 x 10 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1264