Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1835-1860

GUSN

GUSN-40059

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, moderately napt, single piece wool blanket with single dark stripe at each end; selvage edges; raw ends; remains of embroidered "Rose" wheels in each corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
embroidering
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
wool (textile)
yarn
industrialization
floral patterns
rose (genus)
stripes
Wool
Pieced
Woven
Embroidered
Industrialization
Stripe
Moss Rose
Novelty Weave
Yarn
BLANKET

Inscription

Red wool petit point (?) at top center: MFG [in Gothic Style]

Pattern

Moss Rose

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1938.1430

Places

Probably