Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2906

Description

Woven wool blanket, of square form, comprised of two panels pieced together of natural ecru color with thin taupe stripe down center (pieced area) and two large and loosed, embroidered wheel designs near the middle of each side; three hemmed edges and one salvage end (with damage).

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
embroidering
hand sewing
wool (textile)
weaving
Wool
Machine Sewn
Embroidered
Woven
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

63.5 x 59.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1377

Places

Massachusetts (United States)