Rose/Point blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-54697

Description

Rectangular, off-white, plain weave, single width with double blue pinstripes along top and bottom; faint remains of embroidered "Rose" wheels in each corner; raw top and bottom edge; selvage sides; shadow of initials and number in corner; remains of three gold "point" slashes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Shadow of inscription at corner: [ ]/7 Label on back; brown ink: Webb

Pattern

Moss Rose

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

75.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1947.469