See more objects with the color peru darkolivegreen dimgrey slategrey sienna or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • We acquired this object.


  • Work on this object ended.




  • You found it!

Sample Blanket (USA)

This is a Sample blanket. It is dated mid-20th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is cotton, lurex. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith.

  • Sidewall (Germany)
  • block printed on handmade paper.
  • Gift of Deutsches Tapetenmuseum.
  • 1955-51-7
  • Textile (France)
  • silk.
  • Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.
  • 1938-82-204-a

Its dimensions are

H x W: 145 x 135 cm (57 1/16 x 53 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample Blanket (USA); cotton, lurex; H x W: 145 x 135 cm (57 1/16 x 53 1/8 in.); 1968-119-1

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sample Blanket (USA) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=28 May 2023 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>