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Blanket

Description

Nearly square form comprised of two panels of off-white wool woven with linen cross bars in dark and light blue (enclosing off-white wool squares). Hand sewn center seam. A light weight blanket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hand sewing
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
hand sewing
Linen
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Pieced
piecing
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
78 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.324
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2316

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