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Blanket

Description

Homespun woven wool blanket of rectangular size. Comprised of two panels handstitched together down the middle. Dark blue and off-white bold check pattern. Hemmed edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
piecing
stitching
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Checked
checker pattern
Hand Stitched
Pieced
piecing
stitching
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
64 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.327
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2319

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