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Description

Cream flannel backed with white silk and trimmed with border of white silk braid in meander pattern.

Details

Maker
Bird, Eliza Kuhn (Maker)
Date
1820-1850
Material
embroidering
flannel
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Childhood
childhood
Children's furnishing
Embroidered
embroidering
Flannel
flannel
Hand Stitched
Meander
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
45 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.569
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frederic A. Turner
GUSN
40640
Reference Notes
Mitchell, James R.. Early American Life. [No Publisher]._____ Note _____"Brass Andiron Makers of Boston", August, 1980.

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