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Blanket

Description

Of a rectangular form, comprised of two panels of natural-colored linen woven, with dark blue and red wool in a twill plaid with large red windowpane checks enclosing crossbars of navy blue. Self fringe at one end and a sewn center seam.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
85 x 75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1205
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2759

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