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Blanket

Description

Rectangular form comprised of two panels of navy blue and off-white wool in double check pattern in 2" squares. Hand sewn center seam, top and bottom ends. Woven in a twill weave.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
double weave
hand sewing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Checked
checker pattern
double weave
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand sewing
Leno Weave
Machine Sewn
Twilled
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
86.5 x 70.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.325
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2317

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