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Blanket

Place Made:
Randolph County North Carolina United States of America
Date Made:
1800-1861
Medium:
wool
Accession Number:
2024.99
Description:
Red, blue and white cloth of linen and wool, woven originally for a bedcover.
History:
Woven in Randolph County, North Carolina. It is interesting that woven stuffs of this type are frequently found in Randolph County. This area had a number of Quaker settlers, and it is believed that they may have specialized in weaving.

USE: Now (1965) used to fit table.

Credit Line:
Gift of Frank L. Horton