The Hudson’s Bay Company originated in 1670 as fur trading posts, where furs were traded for manufactured goods. By the 19th century there was a string of Hudson’s Bay Company posts throughout Canada. By the end of the 1800s these posts were converting to retail shops. A genuine six-point Hudson Bay blanket, made in England. The ivory woolen blanket features stripes in red, gold, black, and green, and is signified as a six-point blanket by the six black stripes to one end. The blanket retains it’s original Hudson Bay tag with Model CA00234.
The Hudson Bay blanket is more than a wonderful soft warm beautiful elegant blanket, it is a piece of history reminding us of the great northern frontier, the Mounties, the reminder of the struggles of the pioneer spirit. This blanket combines the simplicity of frontier life with the height of civilization bringing a warm elegance to the.
Hudson bay point blanket ca00234. Hudson's Bay Point Blanket Wool Coat Red Black Womens Large England Made 1940's Top Rated Seller. C $199.49. or Best Offer. Women's Vtg Multi-Color Striped HUDSON BAY Point Blanket Wool Coat Jacket. C $239.40. Buy It Now. 59 watchers. It is a 2 point cream color with the black, yellow, red and green stripes on both ends. The label is white with orange lettering and reads "Hudson Bay Point Blanket, Hudson Bay Company Incorporated 1670 (in circle with crest design), The Seal of Quality, 100% wool, US Reg No. 220747, Canada Reg No. 19576, MAde in England. One of the trading commodities most highly prized by the Indians in exchange for their beaver pelts, was the original Hudson's Bay "Point" Blanket. The earliest mention of Hudson's Bay "Point" Blankets is contained in the Minutes of a meeting of the Hudson's Bay Company's London Committee on 16th December, 1779, but there is little doubt that.
SALE, Vintage 50s, Hudson Bay Point blanket coat, Made in England, by Hudson's Bay Co., MINT, size medium SimoneBenoitVintage. From shop SimoneBenoitVintage. 5 out of 5 stars (111) 111 reviews $ 235.00 FREE shipping Favorite Add to. VINTAGE HUDSON BAY 6 Point Blanket 80" X 96" England Ca00234 100% Wool – $305.81. FOR SALE! BLANKET MEASURES APPROX 80" X 96" AND IS IN GOOD CONDITION. I 323665677104 Harold Tichenor Welcome to the site exclusively dedicated to point blankets. Point blankets are a type of trade blanket and are most closely associated with the Hudson's Bay Company who have been marketing them into North America since 1779. For over fifteen years I have been researching the history of these blankets and recently published two books on the subject: The Blanket: an Illustrated.
The Hudson’s Bay Point Blanket is a wool blanket with a series of stripes and points (markers on cloth) first made for the Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) in 1779. The most iconic design is that which is white with green, red, yellow and indigo stripes; these colours are now used as an emblem for the HBC. Find Hudson Bay Blankets in Canada | Visit Kijiji Classifieds to buy, sell, or trade almost anything! New and used items, cars, real estate, jobs, services, vacation rentals and more virtually anywhere in Canada. Hudson's Bay 4 Point Full Size Blanket. The Hudson's Bay 4-Point Wool Blanket measures 72 W x 90 L and fits a standard double bed. Hudson's Bay Blankets have been imported from England since 1779 and were once used as a form of currency between trappers and Native Americans.
A genuine Hudson’s Bay Point Blanket, having green, yellow, blue and red stripes. It is stored inside a plastic zipping bag. The original tag is still on marked 100 × 108 and also includes the Hudson’s Bay Company marking on blanket, with model number CA00234. 100% wool. The Hudson Bay Blanket is a traditional wool blanket, originally manufactured in England for the Hudson Bay Company, which is, if I recall correctly, the oldest company in North America. It's been sold for well over 200 years. Yours is a fairly new one, though – registration numbers weren't much used when they got started. Vintage Hudson Blanket, Stripes, 100% Wool, Hudson Bay 4 Point Blanket, Made in England bellalulu. From shop bellalulu. 5 out of 5 stars (2,264) 2,264 reviews $ 250.00. Only 1 available and it's in 1 person's cart. Favorite Add to Hudson Bay 4 point blanket pale blue..
Hudson's Bay Point blankets are machine washable. A point system was first used in France in order to rate the size of blankets. This system began in France in the 18th century. One could tell points by the black lines woven on the sides of the blankets. A single point blanket would have a line that was 4 to 5.5 inches (10.16 to 13.97 cm) in. (Photo via rowellphoto.com) Very few blankets hold the iconic status that Hudson's Bay Point blankets do. These stripped blankets were created by the Hudson's Bay Company in the Northern part of North America in 1780. Typically, the wool blankets were traded with Native Americans for pelts; arctic fox, lynx and most importantly beaver. Point Blanket Description. It has been washed with Woolite in the washing machine and is in very good general condition, but shows signs of use and being laundered. Please note this is photographed on an over sized king bed vintage hudson bay 6 point 100% wool cream with blue, red, yellow and green multi strips. It measures 90 x 100% inches.
This auction is for a pair (2) Hudson Bay Blankets Made in England. Both are in excellent condition. No holes, stains….very clean. Gold or a deep camel with darker stripes. Pictures were taken on a.from 769297630 VTG Hudson's Bay point blanket 100% wool spice brown 72 x 92 4 points Excellent. $245.00 14h 56m +$21.10 shipping. Make Offer – VTG Hudson's Bay point blanket 100% wool spice brown 72 x 92 4 points Excellent. Vintage Hudson's Bay 3.5 Point Wool Harvest Gold Blanket Twin 84" x 66" $125.00 A Hudson's Bay point blanket is a type of wool blanket traded by the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) in British North America (now Canada) and the United States during the 1700s and 1800s. The company is named for the Hudson Bay and the blankets were typically traded to First Nations in exchange for beaver pelts. The blankets continue to be sold by Canada's Hudson's Bay stores and have come to hold.
For well over two centuries, the Hudson’s Bay Point Blanket has been an iconic product in Canada and around the world. Hudson’s Bay Company has commissioned these fine English-made woolen blankets since 1780, many becoming heirlooms that are passed on from one generation to the next. Vintage HUDSON Bay Co HBC WOOL 4 Point BLANKET JACKET HBC Pea COAT Hudson's C $ 560.75 or Best Offer Vtg HUDSON'S BAY c.1960's – 1970's Orange Brown Plaid Mohair Fringe Poncho Coat The Blanket: An Illustrated History of the Hudson’s Bay Point Blanket: Page 66: Second caption should be revised as follows: “(Top) In 1929, Hudson’s Bay Company used the Gold Variant of the Seal A4 label on the first runs of their newly introduced line of pastel coloured point blankets. The same label, but using the more common red embroidery, was used during the late1920s on their.
Vintage Hudson's Bay 4 Point Blanket Near MintLabel reads: HUDSON'S BAY POINT BLANKET. HUDSON'S BAY Company Incorporated 1670, The Seal of Quality, 100% Wool, U.S. Reg. No. 220747. Canada REG. NO. 19576. Made in England. It is off white in color with black, red, green and yellow stripes.