Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2295

Description

Rectangular form of off-white wool woven with band of dark blue at each end, the corners embroidered with wheel-like devices in navy, yellow and rose wool yarns; the ends overcast with rose embroidery.

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

Dimensions

81.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.303

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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