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Title Handwoven blanket
Object Name Blanket
Catalog Number 1991.7.1
Description Mid-19th century ecru handwoven blanket reportedly woven by slaves on a farm in Hancock County, KY. Blanket is composed of two lengths that are seamed down the middle.
Place of Origin Hancock County, KY
Used Hancock County, KY
Material Wool
Search Terms Blanket
Slavery
Subjects Blankets
Weaving
Slavery --Kentucky.
Caption Handwoven blanket
Number of Images 2
Dimensions W-90 L-73 inches
Dimension type 1
Length (ft) 6.083
Length (in) 73
Width (cm) 228.6
Width (ft) 7.5
Width (in) 90