Coverlets, Cultural Objects
Vaughn-Dunn Woolen Mill Blanket (gray stripes)
PeopleAssociated Person: Nannie Thompson Sowers
Colors: natural wool with gray stripes
Dimensions: 80 1/2 x 60 inches
Pattern: border of narrow gray stripes on either side of half-inch central stripe woven 10 1/2 inches from ends
Finishing: machine-hemming on ends
This wool blanket has a border design of gray stripes on each end.
Keywordsblanket, wool, sheep, Vaughn-Dunn Woolen Mill
Nannie L. Thompson Sowers (1875-1969) was married to John Anderson Sowers (1869-1964). They had a farm in the Union community near Buffalo Mountain and were known for their sheep.