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"Rose" blanket

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave wool blanket with moderate knapt with narrow woven dark stripe at each end with embroidered polychromatic "Rose" wheels in each corner and orange wool yarn binding on ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1840
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
embroidering
piecing
tabby (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Moss Rose
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
rose (genus)
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
61 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.571
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49522

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Moss Rose

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