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Blanket or shawl

Description

Blue and grey twill blanket; border of 2-1/4" wide blue band with two narrow ones adjacent; body of blue pinstripe windowpane check; fringe on ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1848
Material
fringe
machine-made
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
checker pattern
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
industrialization
Industrialization
Pinstripe
pinstripes
Possibly machine-made
Possibly weaving
Twilled
Windowpane
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Woven Check
Dimensions
70 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.577
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Martha L. Loomis
GUSN
32191

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