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Blanket

Description

Heavy hand-woven wool blanket in bold brick-red and white plaid/check, with curly self-fringe on one end, 2 selvage sides, other end hemmed; tight weave; scattered holes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
fringe
hand weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
fringe
Fringed
hand weaving
Plaid
plaids
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
89 x 78 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1600
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3103

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