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Blanket

Description

Wool-cotton, seamed blanket predominately blue and green with uneven stripes of rust, dark blue and light blue; selvage sides with hemmed ends.

Details

Maker
Possibly Shakers (Maker)
Date
1830-1860
Location of origin
USA
Material
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
piecing
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
Pieced
piecing
Possibly Shaker (Christian sect)
Shaker
Stripe
stripes
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
71 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1271
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Prudence A. Stickney
GUSN
38190

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