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Title Blanket
Folder Style number 3117
Date 1941
Description 1 baby blanket is in a skip twill weave structure overall of wool yarns. The warp color is white and the weft color is pastel blue. There is a large scale windowpane check formed of white wool yarns with white rayon interlacing. There is appliqué and embroidery near the blankets center, including two white wool felt kittens playing with a ball of pastel pink string. Additional floral embroideries border kittens with lime-green stems, pastel pink and medium pink flowers, and yellow centers. . The long edges are selvage and the short ends are hemmed. This is a finished blanket with fabric tag sewn in reading "Churchill / Handwoven". A paper product inventory tag is stapled to one corner. Tag is printed with style number and note: "Henderson approved 5-7-41".
Creator Churchill Weavers staff
Object ID 2007.45.Box 31-1208