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Title: Blanket
Identifier: 982.8.2
Item Date: 1890-1940
Creation Date: 2011
Location: Bradleu Museum

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Description: A heavy grey and natural coloured blanket with a border of grey lines. The edges are fringed.

Wool is the fiber derived from the fur of animals of the Caprinae family, principally sheep, but the hair of certain species of other mammals such as goats, llamas and rabbits may also be called wool. In addition to clothing, wool has been used for blankets, horse rugs, saddle cloths, carpeting, felt, wool insulation (also see links) and upholstery. _http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wool#Refined_products_

Also see: "Keep Me Warm One Night" page 55 and 56, Burnham and Burnham
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