Key Feature: UNION STEAMSHIP COMPANY - Collectible blanket
From the Union Steamship Company this is a vintage pure wool grey army blanket. Lighter grey in colour.
It is medium weight, even thickness and weave throughout.
Single size 156 x 204cm.
No makers label but we can confirm this blanket is 100% New Zealand wool and made in New Zealand.
A Fresh Retro Love, Restore to Relove label has been attached to one corner.
Fresh red blanket stitching in strong cotton top and bottom edges.
Four patch repairs
This blanket has the traditional red stripe down the centre of the blanket and has large wonderful red embroidered USSC identifying letters through the middle
Ideal for a long term Scout/camping blanket, wondeful for the vintage ferry and ship lovers. Rare blanket part of our New Zealand History.
We have a handful of these blankets coming through at the moment if you are looking to make a set.
This blanket is from our Restore to Relove range and unless otherwise noted is a retro/vintage 100% Wool item. Any irregularities/flaws are described to our best knowledge in the item description. We make every effort to be thorough in our restoration and description to ensure there are no surprises! Mends, colour and thread , embroiders, mismatches, discrepancies and patches we consider to be part of the blanket journey and find beauty in these one of a kind unique items. This is an aspect to be taken into consideration when your purchase is made.
Any queries regarding this item or items from Fresh Retro Love please send us a message, we would be happy to help.