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Sample 87.6.56a, b
Rectangular sample of Point twill weave. Blue heather wool warp with blue wool boucle weft. Notes on card read: "Point twill structure woven straight twill."...View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.228
Sample of band or weave in rust, yellow, off white and black wool....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.270
Rectangular sample of Summer and Winter weave. Natural cotton warp and natural and red cotton weft. Summer & winter #2. Inscription on card reads: Two mwthods of treadling: the lower half 'brick fashion' using alternating tie-downs; the upper half 'bird's eye fashion' using tie-down of 1, 2, 2, 1."...View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.268a,b
Two square samples mounted on card with graph paper threading and treadling charts. Both samples are woven with woolen beige and pink yarns. Beige yarn is two ply S twist. Pink yarn is two ply S twist wool wrapped with pearly pink rayon singles. Weave structure shows two warp sets, one beige, one pink and beige. Pink honeycomb-like pattern sits in relief from beige background. All edges raw cut. Number tag reads :BESS HULT / 1950"...View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.30A
Sample. Possibly crackle weave. Colors include turquoise, dark purple, plum, pine green, dark rose, deep Wedgewood blue. Open, cut ends and 1 side. Selvedge on other side....View Full Record
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Apron 93.5.194
Full apron with neck band and waist straps. Constructed of handwoven fabric in red and white cotton. Warp and weft are white cotton with supplemental pattern in multi-strand red. Block weave and huck; pattern "grows" from top to bottom....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.33
Yellow and red cotton sample in what may be Rosepath. Two selvedges and two cut ends. Original card reads: "Accompanied by draft and instructions said to be identical in Oelsner's Handbook of Weaves, page 145, Figure 671."...View Full Record
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Tablecloth 93.5.249
Cardtable-sized tablecloth, pearl cotton warp and tabby bind in weft. Pattern weft in coral, two ply, silk . Ground weave in ecru. Summer and Winter adaptation of pine tree pattern forms border on all 4 sides. Center field shows pattern of squares, small and large. 2 selvedges and 2 narrow hems....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.271
Two samples mounted on card of point twill weave. Yellow two plycotton warp; weft of olive, white, and tan cotton. One inch borders on both sides of straight twill. Center is point twill threading. Treadling is plain weave and point twill. Notation on card reads, "Same warp as 87.6.62." Machine stitched in 2 places. 2 selvedges....View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 87.6.118
Scarf fragment. Twill weave. Light and medium beige and brown wool in warp and weft directions, forming stripes. 1 stitched fringe end; the other is cut and overcast. 2 selvedges....View Full Record
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