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Crib Blanket

1991.301 (RS24586)

Description

Woven wool blanket, natural ecru with polychrome striped bands at ends, embroidered with wheel decoration at corners in red, green, yellow; red cross-stitch decoratively trimming each end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
weaving
Wheel
wheels (components)
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
25.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.301
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2293

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