Sample Blanket (USA), mid-20th century
This is a Sample blanket. It was company: F. Schumacher & Co.. It is dated mid-20th century and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave, 3&1 twill, 7&1 satin. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 314 x 129.5 cm (10 ft. 3 5/8 in. x 51 in.)
It is inscribed
typed card accompanying fabric,"11,840 warp threads in 50in."
Cite this object as
Sample Blanket (USA), mid-20th century; Company: F. Schumacher & Co. (United States); silk; Warp x Weft: 314 x 129.5 cm (10 ft. 3 5/8 in. x 51 in.); Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever; 1979-9-4