Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-3103

Description

Heavy hand-woven wool blanket in bold brick-red and white plaid/check, with curly self-fringe on one end, 2 selvage sides, other end hemmed; tight weave; scattered holes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
fringe
hand weaving
wool (textile)
plaids
Wool
Woven
Fringed
Plaid
BLANKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

89 x 78 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1600