Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-2291

Description

Large woven wool blanket of rectangular form, one panel, of natural ecru color with taupe stripe at each end, four corners decorated with wool-embroidered wheel designs in taupe with inner squares of rose, butternut and cream wool, worn overcast edge in loose buttonhole stitch in rose thread (moth damage).

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
embroidering
wool (textile)
weaving
wheels (components)
Wool
Woven
Embroidered
Wheel
BLANKET

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Blanket Accession Number 1991.298
Title Blanket Accession Number 1991.300

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

66.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.299

Places

Massachusetts (United States)