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Object Name Robe, Lap
Maker Crosby Frisian Fur Co.
Material Fur/Wool
Used Blue Mountain Lake?
Description Carriage Robe: White cowhide with brown spots. Reverse side: manufactured black wool velour blanket. Black double felt edging. Label sewn on verso at hind end, center, says "The Crosby Frisian/ Fur Co./ Rochester, NY"
Notes 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-64 L-68 inches
Collection TRAN40A05
Catalog Number 1957.127.0011
Other number AM 0827
Species Robe, Lap