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Blanket

Description

White, plain weave, heavily napt wool with 6- 1/4" wide candy striped bands at each end; repeating blue, white, red, orange, white, red. Side edges selvage; top and bottom edges bound.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
Stitched in red wool embroidery at top corner: S [?] S.H.P. Green tag stapled to body: 3-60574 #1
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA.
Material
cloth
machine-made
piecing
silk (textile)
synthetic
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Duffil
Geometric
geometric patterns
Industrialization
industrialization
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
Possibly cloth
Possibly silk (textile)
Possibly synthetic
Silk
Stripe
stripes
Synthetic
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
77.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.833.2
GUSN
8118

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