Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-47345

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, heavily napt, single piece blanket with selvage side edges and raw ends bound with red wool blanket stitch; thin blue woven stripe at each end with enbroidered wheels in each corner; each wheel with outer ring of green wool; inner ring of red and yellow with center of pinwheel or red, yellow and green yarn.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Pattern

Moss Rose

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

62 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1966.134

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably