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Crib blanket

Description

Rectangular panel of linsey-woolsey (linen and wool blend), plain weave woven in repeating uneven stripes of blue, gold and tan on natural ground; edges bound in a brown and white geometric calico.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1830
Material
calico
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
linsey-woolsey
tabby (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Calico
calico
Cotton
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
Linsey-Woolsey
linsey-woolsey
Novelty Weave
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
34.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.127
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood
GUSN
48732

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