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Point blanket fragment

Description

Rectangular, cream-colored plain weave wool blanket with narrow light blue stripe across end. Three light blue "points" along one edge; selvage sides, frayed end with cut edge.

Details

Maker
Possibly Jaquith, Elizabeth Needham, 1748-1820 (Maker)
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
Billerica, MA, USA; England
Associated Building
Used At Jaquith Estate.
Material
machine-made
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
fragments
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
77 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.267C
GUSN
8122

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