Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2319

Description

Homespun woven wool blanket of rectangular size. Comprised of two panels handstitched together down the middle. Dark blue and off-white bold check pattern. Hemmed edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
stitching
piecing
wool (textile)
weaving
checker pattern
Wool
Woven
Checked
Pieced
Hand Stitched
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

64 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.327