Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2316

Description

Nearly square form comprised of two panels of off-white wool woven with linen cross bars in dark and light blue (enclosing off-white wool squares). Hand sewn center seam. A light weight blanket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
hand sewing
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
piecing
wool (textile)
weaving
Wool
Linen
Woven
Pieced
Machine Sewn
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

78 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.324