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Wool Blanket

Description

Early 19th Century, hand-spun and woven, wool blanket. Undyed natural brown and neutral horizontal stripes, approximately one-eighth inch wide. Label hand-sewn on corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
"A7" (label)
Material
cotton (textile)
hand spinning
textile weaving processes and techniques
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Probably New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Bedding
Blanket
blankets (coverings)
cotton (textile)
hand spinning
textile weaving processes and techniques
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
58 x 82 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.155
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.
GUSN
225264
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