Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-2759

Description

Of a rectangular form, comprised of two panels of natural-colored linen woven, with dark blue and red wool in a twill plaid with large red windowpane checks enclosing crossbars of navy blue. Self fringe at one end and a sewn center seam.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

85 x 75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1205