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Blanket

Description

Of rectangular form, comprised of two panels of hand-woven off white wool, joined by a hand-sewn sea. The top end is accented with a pink wool chain stitch. It is hand-hemmed at both ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
85 x 61.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1769
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11571

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