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Wearing Blanket
Wearing Blanket

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Wearing Blanket

(Native American)

Date
c. 1870
Medium
Wool, commercial and homespun yarns
Dimensions
76 x 52 1/2 in. 193.0 x 133.4 cm
Department
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Classification
Textile
Credit
Gift of the Descendents of Helen Weeks Winchester and Captain Harrison Samual Weeks
Accession No.
1987.93
Provenance
Collected by Harrison Samual Weeks, Captain, U.S. Army, in 1876 while stationed at Fort Union, New Mexico. Bequeathed to his daughter, Helen Weeks Winchester Bequeathed to her children, although in the possession of Henry T. Winchester, Jr., of Allegan, Michigan
Keywords
cloth, textile, wool, blanket, clothing
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