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Wool blanket

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Wool blanket; plaid with large squares of dark blue and red and mixed blue and red separated by bands of light blue outlined with white; narrow hem at one end; short warp fringe at other; made of two widths sewed together.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

American (Connecticut), about 1846

Object Place

Connecticut, United States


212.2 x 207.6 cm (83 9/16 x 81 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool / Weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts