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Object ID # 1977.066.001
Object Name Mattress
Title Crib Mattress Tick
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Date post-1908
Artist Waterloo Bedding Company Limited
Made Waterloo Bedding Co. Ltd.
Place of Origin Waterloo, Ontario
Description Crib mattress with blue striped ticking cover and fabric stuffing. Made at the Waterloo Bedding Company, Ltd. One one side, the mattress has a blue label sewn around all corners and one white tag label which is sewn onto the matress along one edge.
Provenance Manufactured at Kitchener or Waterloo by the Waterloo Bedding Company (established in 1908). Provenance unknown. Likely belonged to the Byers or Bell family. Last owned by Wilbert and Isabelle Byers of Derby Township, Grey County.
Collection Textiles, Bedding Collection
Material Cotton/Thread/Dye
Found Derby Township (formerly), Township of Georgian Bluffs, Grey County
People Byers, Wilbert
Byers, Isabelle
Subjects Beds