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Blanket

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, moderately napt, single piece wool blanket with single dark stripe at each end; selvage edges; raw ends; remains of embroidered "Rose" wheels in each corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1860
Inscriptions
Red wool petit point (?) at top center: MFG [in Gothic Style]
Material
embroidering
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
yarn
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Industrialization
industrialization
machine-made
Moss Rose
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
rose (genus)
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Yarn
yarn
Dimensions
75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1430
GUSN
40059

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Moss Rose

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