Blanket or Coverlet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-49495

Description

Patterned weave, brown and natural blanket piece, check pattern comprised of repeating uneven bands, selvage edges, hemmed top, fringed bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
fringe
hand weaving
weaving
piecing
textiles
wool (textile)
childhood
geometric patterns
checker pattern
Wool
Fringe
Geometric
Pieced
Woven
Woven Check
Childhood
Leno Weave
Unidentified Textile
BLANKET

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.444

Places

Maine (United States)