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Blanket

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, heavily napt, single piece blanket with selvage side edges and raw ends bound with red wool blanket stitch; thin blue woven stripe at each end with enbroidered wheels in each corner; each wheel with outer ring of green wool; inner ring of red and yellow with center of pinwheel or red, yellow and green yarn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Material
embroidering
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
machine-made
Moss Rose
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Pinwheel
rose (genus)
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.134
GUSN
47345

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Moss Rose

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