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Afghan

Description

Wool yarn crocheted to imitate Berlinwork canvas. Seven panels arranged vertically. Green sides flanked by brown; purple, peach and red at center. Panels linked and edged in shades of orange. Multicolor floral motifs cross-stitched on brown and peach panels. Self fringe all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Material
crocheting
cross-stitching
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
afghans (throws)
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Crocheted
crocheting
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Floral
floral patterns
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
58 x 70 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.1270
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Newton Webber Lamson
GUSN
39432

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