Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2971

Description

Square form comprised of 2 panels joined by centered hand-sewn seam of woven square check pattern in red and blue outlined with double-line in off-white and black. Self-fringe on 3 sides; the top edge is turned over and hemmed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
wool (textile)
weaving
Wool
Woven
Blanket

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

84 x 84 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1451

Places

Connecticut (United States)