Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1790-1820

GUSN

GUSN-45885

Description

White, twill weaved, seamed wool blanket with remains of embroidered wool yarn wheels in corners (blue & gold); selvage edges with raw ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
cross-stitching
embroidering
hand weaving
weaving
machine-made
piecing
geometric patterns
industrialization
floral patterns
rose (genus)
Twilled
Embroidered
Pieced
Woven
Cross-stitched
Geometric
Moss Rose
Industrialization
BLANKET

Inscription

Cross-stitched in red cotton at top: SAB

Pattern

Moss Rose

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

71.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1956.60