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Blanket

Description

White, plain weave wool with band of rainbow-like stripes at each end: (from inside to out) blue, red, yellow, green with two narrow red stripes; ends finished off with red blanket stitch; sides selvage.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Material
machine-made
piecing
stitching
tabby (textile)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Bedding
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bayeux Stitch
BLANKET
blankets (coverings)
Geometric
geometric patterns
industrialization
Industrialization
machine-made
Novelty Weave
Pieced
piecing
stitching
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
69 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2350B
GUSN
8129

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