Wool Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-225264

Description

Early 19th Century, hand-spun and woven, wool blanket. Undyed natural brown and neutral horizontal stripes, approximately one-eighth inch wide. Label hand-sewn on corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
wool (textile)
hand spinning
textile weaving processes and techniques
cotton (textile)
Wool
Bedding
Blanket

Inscription

"A7" (label)

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

58 x 82 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.

Accession Number

2001.155

Places

New England (United States) [general region]
Probably New England (United States) [general region]