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Carriage afghan

Description

Wool yarn. Nine blocks: four maroon rectangles; five cream squares. Crocheted to imitate Berlinwork canvas. Multicolor smyrna cross stitch on each cream square. Floral motif in center and two corners. Paisley in remaining corners. Maroon scalloped border.

Details

Maker
Pennell, Lucinda Appleton (Maker)
Date
ca. 1869
Material
crocheting
embroidering
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Childhood
childhood
Children's furnishing
Crocheted
crocheting
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
paisley
Paisley
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
35 x 35 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.398
GUSN
46866

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