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

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

89 x 78 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1600