Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-2317

Description

Rectangular form comprised of two panels of navy blue and off-white wool in double check pattern in 2" squares. Hand sewn center seam, top and bottom ends. Woven in a twill weave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
double weave
hand sewing
weaving
wool (textile)
checker pattern
geometric patterns
Wool
Woven
Leno Weave
Twilled
Machine Sewn
Checked
Geometric
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

86.5 x 70.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.325