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Fragment, woven 93.5.60
Blanket fragment - Cream colored with eight red stripes of various sizes near the edge. Twill weave. Very thin. Described by Betty Terlouw as, "Antique woolen blanket, Twill"....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.62
Towel fragment (kitchen), white linen, plain weave, handwoven. Warp and weft are linen, possibly bleached....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.54F
Coverlet fragment - Blue and white. Summer and winter weave, 6 shaft, Mosaic pattern. Warp is cotton, natural, plied. Weft is cotton, natural, (plied, unusual for S & W.) Pattern weft is wool, indigo, dark. Selvedge on one side. F and G were one piece, but were cut into two fragments to be used as teaching examples....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.69
Sheeting fragment - white, cotton or linen, plain weave. Tagged in E. Terlouw's handwriting, "Sheeting, Flax grown, spun and woven by Mary Peters Loomis Comstock, Town of Sweden, NY." Edge crocheted with pale blue picot....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 93.5.8b
Coverlet fragment - Indigo blue, mustard yellow and white. Rectangular with one corner cut out. Cotton warp; wool pattern weft, 2 ply, gold and idigo blue); overshot weave; star and table pattern....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 93.5.8c
Coverlet fragment - Indigo blue, mustard yellow and white. Cotton warp; wool pattern weft, 2 ply, gold and idigo blue); overshot weave; star and table pattern....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.54E
Coverlet fragment - Blue and white blocks pattern. Six shaft summer and winter weave, "Mosaic". Natural color cotton and blue wool....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.54C
Coverlet fragment - Blue and white; summer and winter weave, 6 shaft; "Mosaic" 4 harness draft; wool and cotton. Warp is cotton, plied. Weft is cotton, fine. Pattern weft is wool, indigo....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 95.11.2
Twill blanket fragment. Plaid in natural and red wool. Hemmed on three sides. Twill weave. Note on catalog card reads "Difficult to assess warp direction of structure 2" stripes in one, varying width stripes in the other direction" ...View Full Record
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sample 95.11.3
Sample of woven fabric. Natural linen color, no real pattern. Tagged by Elizabeth Terlouw "Handwoven of handspun linen in Western N.Y. Probably about mid 1800's. Notice Goose-eye twill pattern." Two selvedges, one hemmed edge. Comments by Ruth Holroyd, "in treadling of the point twill, when changing direction the edge warp thread is dropped and carried along the edge of one side until the direction changes and it is dropped at the other side."...View Full Record
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