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Blanket

Description

Of rectangular form, comprised of two panels with handsewn center seam. It has beige, off white and faded butternut yarns woven in a 1/2 inch overall check pattern with butternut horizontal and off white 'puckered' vertical bars on a beige ground. It has a rolled edge on three sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1875
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Geometric
geometric patterns
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
79 x 60 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.320
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2312

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