Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1875

GUSN

GUSN-2312

Description

Of rectangular form, comprised of two panels with handsewn center seam. It has beige, off white and faded butternut yarns woven in a 1/2 inch overall check pattern with butternut horizontal and off white 'puckered' vertical bars on a beige ground. It has a rolled edge on three sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
wool (textile)
weaving
geometric patterns
Wool
Woven
Geometric
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

79 x 60 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.320