Trading Post: For Sale

Inv #

Pts.

Date

Brand

Pattern

Description

Price

240V

approx size of 3 pt.

Nice size, colour, pattern for use as throw or display

 

1940s to '80s.

appears to be a mix of HBC and Eaton's. Crafted in Winnipeg where HBC made their coats/ jackets from point blankets.

 

Scarlet

 

Size is 55 x 75 in. Very unusual crafted patchwork made from up to 12 point blankets. Points shown are 1, 2, 3 and 4. No label included. All pieces in good condition. No wear of nap, even overall. Bright even colour. Minor piling. Cleaned and brushed. Edges and seams secure, stitched with matching black wool.

offers will be considered

Centre of blanket.

 
 

Full view. Note upper and lower bar do not extend all the way across. Bright area at lower right here is sunlight on corner.

Lower half of blanket.

Below shows the reverse side, bars are dark, points slightly visible.