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Blanket

1991.1377 (RS24585)

Description

Woven wool blanket, of square form, comprised of two panels pieced together of natural ecru color with thin taupe stripe down center (pieced area) and two large and loosed, embroidered wheel designs near the middle of each side; three hemmed edges and one salvage end (with damage).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
hand sewing
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
63.5 x 59.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1377
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2906

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