Crib blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1830

GUSN

GUSN-48732

Description

Rectangular panel of linsey-woolsey (linen and wool blend), plain weave woven in repeating uneven stripes of blue, gold and tan on natural ground; edges bound in a brown and white geometric calico.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
calico
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
linsey-woolsey
tabby (textile)
stripes
Linsey-Woolsey
Calico
Cotton
Woven
Stripe
Novelty Weave
BLANKET

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

34.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew W. Wood

Accession Number

1972.127

Places

Massachusetts (United States)