Blanket

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-8118

Description

White, plain weave, heavily napt wool with 6- 1/4" wide candy striped bands at each end; repeating blue, white, red, orange, white, red. Side edges selvage; top and bottom edges bound.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blankets (coverings)
cloth
weaving
machine-made
piecing
tabby (textile)
silk (textile)
synthetic
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
industrialization
stripes
Wool
Pieced
Woven
Geometric
Novelty Weave
Silk
Synthetic
Industrialization
Duffil
Stripe
BLANKET

Inscription

Stitched in red wool embroidery at top corner: S [?] S.H.P. Green tag stapled to body: 3-60574 #1

Associated Building

Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

77.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1986.833.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably