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1991.1376 (RS34636)

Description

Hand-woven red and white plaid/check wool blanket with self-fringe on one end; two salvage sides, top end hammed; tight and heavy weave (scattered holes).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
fringe
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
fringe
Fringed
Plaid
plaids
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
89 x 78 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1376
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2905

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