cushion cover

Square cushion cover in light-brown and dark-brown felt; with scalloped edges in-filled with segments decorated with eleven parallel bars of dark-brown felt; the central field is decorated with three rows of spirals pricked in. Behind is a pocket for padding composed of two pieces of dark-brown felt stitched with large crosses around the edges, and two cylindrical toggles in pale brown wood, to hold the pocket closed.

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