Crib Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2293

Description

Woven wool blanket, natural ecru with polychrome striped bands at ends, embroidered with wheel decoration at corners in red, green, yellow; red cross-stitch decoratively trimming each end.

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.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

25.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.301

Places

Vermont (United States)