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1991.299 (RS24582)

Description

Large woven wool blanket of rectangular form, one panel, of natural ecru color with taupe stripe at each end, four corners decorated with wool-embroidered wheel designs in taupe with inner squares of rose, butternut and cream wool, worn overcast edge in loose buttonhole stitch in rose thread (moth damage).

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
weaving
Wheel
wheels (components)
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
66.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.299
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2291
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