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Object Name Robe, Lap
Maker Crosby Frisian Fur Co.
Material Fur/Wool
Used Blue Mountain Lake?
Description Robe, Carriage: Cowhide, white with brown spots. Black felt trim. Reverse side is woven plush horsehair in forest green with oak leaf pattern.
Label sewn on verso at tail end, center, says "The Crosby Frisian/ Fur Co./ Rochester, NY"
Notes Located in RR Elegant vehicls, on sleigh 1955.14.1
The Crosby Frisian Fur Co. of Rochester, NY specialized in tanning, taxidermy, and head-mounting, and made rugs, robes, and coats from hides sent in by clients. Their motto: "Let us tan your hide"
Dimensions W-58 L-60 inches
Collection TRAN40A05
Catalog Number 1957.127.0012
Other number AM 0828
Imagefile 051\1957.127.0012.JPG
Species Robe, Lap