The saddle was old but the blanket was even older. She said that it had belonged to a family that was in the Military a few generations back and they stated it was from the Civil War Era. The Colors are a faded Red with faded blue hand sewn stars.The item "Civil War Military Saddle Blanket with Stars on Corners Faded Red and Blue i" is in sale since Monday, October 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "oldwest" and is located in Warsaw, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.