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Knitted wool afghan

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Description Knitted wool afghan made in Rochester, New York circa 1865. Six triangles edged in blue decorate each of its four sides; three blooming flowers on a white background decorate its center. The central floral square is surrounded by a blue frame. The afghan was most likely a baby blanket made for Edwin C. Paine, the donor's brother, who was born in 1865.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 36 inches height
38 inches width
Nomenclature Throw (covering)
Creation Made for: Paine, Edwin C.
Made in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States
Subjects Made in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States
Household. Linens. Bedding. Afghans
Dates Creation: Approximately 1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8718.1
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