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fragment, woven 00.26.1
Blanket fragment - stripes of natural color, raspberry, light blue, dark blue, madder/olive-brown - in warp and weft forming intersecting bands. fine overcasting stitches to seam the sections. Tagged, "Blanket made in two sections, seamed thru red stripe." Cotton and wool. Twill weave....View Full Record
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placemat 93.5.29A-B
Placemat and napkin. Pale yellow with honeysuckle gold border. Overshot weave, honeysuckle pattern. Hemmed. Variations of treadling honeysuckle pattern including: woven as lace. Woven by Stella Gurguielle, student of Berta Frey....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 00.26.23a-c
Blanket fragment - three pieces from the same natural and light brown checked blanket; wool warp and weft; lightweight; twill weave; "buffalo plaid"; Largest piece has initials cross stitched in blue "K M T"...View Full Record
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doily 00.21.29
Circular lace doily. Commercial lace center with handmade lace border. Floral pattern with leaves....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 00.26.19
Blanket fragment - indigo blue and natural plaid; medium weight; wool warp and weft; weave is possibly a twill variation. Comments by Ruth Holroyd: "Threading seems correct (90 degrees from label) treadling varies to make it appear like errors. Double thread at point S twills." There is a threading diagram by R. Holroyd with the note. Tagged by Elizabeth Terlouw: "Gift of Mrs. Amarette Claris, Blandford, MA."...View Full Record
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fragment, woven 00.26.31
Coverlet fragment. Natural and dusty rose color. Jacquard woven double weave of flowers, stars and eagles - 1852 by Hepsey Filkins Genesee, CO N.Y. Tagged, "Gift from Miss Ruth Fowler, Rochester, NY."...View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.66A-C
Fragments, antique table cloths. Linen, fringed into napkins. (A) is white and red plaid pattern. (B) is white and light blue, gold and white over plaid. (C) is white and red plaid pattern. All are plain weave. Handwritten by Elizabeth Terlouw, "Antique linen table cloths fringed into napkins."...View Full Record
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Tablecloth 93.5.11
Tablecloth - Jacquard woven tablecloth, in pink and white with fruit and flower pattern. Pattern colors are reversed on back side....View Full Record
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Runner, table 93.5.28
Table runner, white linen with multicolored stripes on both sides. Weave: Bronson lace, 4 shafts. Warp: Cotton, natural with multicolored stripes along selvedge. Weft: same natural cotton as warp. Comment on catalog card reads: Striped warp must be woven on Jack loom, not counterbalance....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.22
Coverlet fragment - Bleached white warp and tabby, Dark blue wool pattern weft. Star and table pattern, overshot weave. Three edges are rough cut, the fourth is finished. Star and table type pattern draft attached to back fo fragment....View Full Record
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