Michael Collins Throw
In early 1922, Foxford Woollen Mills presented a specially commissioned Travel Blanket to General Michael Collins to mark his appointment to Commander in Chief of the newly established Irish Army. The blanket was in his armoured car at the ambush at Béal Na Bláth in August 1922. It was recovered at Shanakiel Hospital by Nurse Nora O'Donaghue and later donated to the National Museum.
Foxford Woollen Mills have reproduced the blanket in conjunction with the Michael Collins House, Clonakilty, Co. Cork.
The blanket is in olive, gold and white in a Melange yarn, using a traditional Foxford check. A vintage 4 ply yarn was used for the weaving similar to the quality wool used in the early part of the last century resulting in a very warm sturdy blanket.
Product Code: 2967/A1
150 cm x 180 cm
Weight 2 kg
Woven in Foxford
Dry Clean Only
CHRISTMAS DELIVERY DATES
To ensure that your gifts arrive in time for Christmas please note the following cut off dates for ordering Foxford product
FURNITURE : last date to order 5th December
ALL OTHER PRODUCTS
IRELAND : 18th December 2018
UK : 17th December 2018
OVERSEAS: 14th December 2018
NB: These dates are subject to change and cannot be controlled if there are issues with weather
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|Canada and North America||€29.50|
|Australia and New Zealand||€32.50|
|Rest of the world||€50.00|
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