School: An Gleann Garbh (roll number 2379)

Location:
Glengarriff, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Caoimhín Ó Séaghdha

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An Gleann Garbh | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0279, Page 219

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sews them up together and form them into a body.
Then if she wanted to make it look nicer she would get a bit of cotton and cover the body with it. Then she would get more rags and make them into a ball. Then she would get some thread and make French knots for eyes.

It is very easy to make a trace of rushes. First you would get three good long rushes and weave them tightly in together and put a knot on the top

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Collector
Cáit Ní Ghógáin
Gender
female
Address
Coomarkane, Co. Cork
Language
English