Old Camp / Trade Blanket
SOLD USING THE BUY IT NOW OPTION. Offered here for your consideration is an old camp/trade blanket. The weaving uses a nice color scheme that would display well in your home or office. The term "trade blanket" describes items that were initially manufactured for trade to tribes at established posts throughout the Western United States and Canada. There were five American companies that dominated this market manufacturing blankets of pure wool: Buell Manufacturing Company, J. Capps and Sons, Oregon City Woolen Mills, Pendleton Woolen Mills and Racine Woolen Mills. MAKER: An unknown weaver/manufacturer. APPROX AGE: Vintage/antique. SIZE: This item measures 59 inches wide x 76 inches long. CONDITION: Pretty good for its age, wear expected and some slight moth damage present. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description and are hereby incorporated into the description, specifically with regards to condition. HANDLING: There will be a $10 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. SHIPPING: The actual cost of postage will be added on top of the handling charges. BUY IT NOW: If you would like to buy this item now, without waiting for the auction day to bid on it, we do offer this option (which is available up to 48 hours before the actual auction starts). The “Buy it Now” price is the high estimate of this lot (plus applicable fees and the Buyer's premium you pay is discounted to only 10% when using the Buy it Now option). If you would like to exercise this option, you must contact us by email (or phone as long as you talk to someone live). Reference this lot number and your intention to "Buy it Now."