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Blanket

1949.4 (RS34419)

Description

White, plain weave, lightly napped, seamed wool blanket with green zig-zag stitch binding across top and bottom; selvage edge with decorative two-thread wide blue edge; embroidered polychromatic wool floral motifs in corners of one end; blue selvages.

Details

Maker
Philbrick, Clara, 1803-1886 (Maker)
Date
1820-1880
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched in fine blue-grey wool at top/bottom?: CP [Clara Philbrick (1803-1886)]
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
hand weaving
piecing
stitching
tabby (textile)
wool (textile)
zigzags
Object type
Bedding
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bayeux Stitch
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
hand weaving
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
stitching
tabby (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
zigzags
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.4
GUSN
54863

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