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Point blanket

Description

White, plain weave wool with single bordered blue stripe at each end; single "point" 1-1/2 " stripe at one corner; all edges raw and unhemmed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Material
hand weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Descriptive terms
BLANKET
industrialization
Industrialization
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
point blankets
Possibly hand weaving
Possibly machine-made
Possibly weaving
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
62 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.589
GUSN
8126

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