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Description

Hudson Bey blanket in original brown paper shipping package with labels; wool blanket is camel-color with black stripe across top edge and bottom edge; four black lines at edge of one side; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
T.D. Whitney & Co. (Vendor)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"CONTENTS - MERCHANDISE / FOURTH CLASS MAIL / POSTMASTER: This parcel may be opened for/ postal inspection if necessary. / T.D.WHITNEY CO." (orange lettering)
"T.D. WHITNEY COMPANY, BOSTON, MASS./ No. 2057-42" (black ink)
"MISS S.M. FIELD / 266 MAIN ST./ N. ANDOVER MASS . . . ." (faded)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Canada
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Bedding
Blanket
blankets (coverings)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
81 x 60 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6321
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258978

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