Antique Handwoven Linsey-Woolsey Blanket
An antique linsey-woolsey blue and white blanket. The item comes from a Scottish-English tradition, and is handmade from a strong, coarse material with a cotton warp and a woolen weft. This piece is in indigo blue and white and would have been woven on a floor loom.
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- shows wear; stains and discoloration; some loose threads; some tears.
- measured folded; spread flat 72" W x 102" H.