Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1801-1840

GUSN

GUSN-47228

Description

White, twilled weave, wool seamed with hemmed top and bottom with blue wool embroidery sawtooth and triangle border; sides selvage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
embroidering
hand weaving
piecing
weaving
wool (textile)
Wool
Pieced
Woven
Twilled
Embroidered
Sawtooth
BLANKET

Inscription

Stitched in blue wool at top: S [diamond shape] M Old label on back corner: Mr Mrs [ ] Simmonds [?]

Maker

Simmonds, Mary Taylor (Maker)

Location of Origin

Little Compton, RI, USA

Dimensions

70.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds

Accession Number

1965.203

Places

Rhode Island (United States)