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Rose/Point blanket

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, single width with double blue pinstripes along top and bottom; faint remains of embroidered "Rose" wheels in each corner; raw top and bottom edge; selvage sides; shadow of initials and number in corner; remains of three gold "point" slashes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Shadow of inscription at corner: [ ]/7 Label on back; brown ink: Webb
Material
embroidering
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Industrialization
industrialization
machine-made
Moss Rose
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Pinstripe
pinstripes
rose (genus)
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
75.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.469
GUSN
54697

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Moss Rose

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