The Hudson's Bay Capote Wool Throw measures 42" W x 70" L and has fringed ends. 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. "Points (or short stripes woven into the selvage edge of the blanket) indicated the value of each blanket. Today, Woolrich is the exclusive US distributor for Hudson's Bay Blankets. We are proud to offer these historic wool blankets in sizes and styles that reflect modern lifestyles.