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Blanket

Description

Square form comprised of 2 panels joined by centered hand-sewn seam of woven square check pattern in red and blue outlined with double-line in off-white and black. Self-fringe on 3 sides; the top edge is turned over and hemmed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Blanket
blankets (coverings)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
84 x 84 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1451
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2971

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