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Fragment, woven 93.5.42B
Blanket fragment - Red and blue plaid; twill weave. Attached note reads, "Blanket of two strips, each 40" wide. No border pattern. Red - cochineal with tin mordant; blue- indigo." Warp and weft are both wool. Carefully hemmed. White blanket stitch on four sides. This small fragment shows how "center seam falls in center of stripe"....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.37
Blanket fragment - Natural white wool, plain weave, two selvedges. Note irregularities, more than one weaver, different beat, different pull in. Warp is creamy wool singles, weft is white wool. Woven with different sized wefts, notice the different size wefts create irregular tracking and seersuckering (buckeling), appears to be handspun....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.36
Blanket fragment - natural color wool; plain weave; Handwoven in two sections, seamed in center. Warp is wool singles, Weft is the same. End is overcast with pink wool in two directions creating a cross-stitch effect. Catalog card reads, "Excellent example of tracking"....View Full Record
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Fragment, Woven 93.5.21A
Coverlet fragment - Dark blue and white/natural. Diamond and table design, overshot weave. Cotton warp and tabby, wool pattern weft. Attached notecard references several patterns/publications....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.23A
Coverlet fragment - Dark blue and white, Overshot weave. Cross and Table type pattern. This is one of three pieces of the same coverlet - A is corner, B is border, C is center....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.23B
Coverlet fragment - Dark blue and white, Overshot weave. Cross and Table type pattern. This is one of three pieces of the same coverlet - A is corner, B is border, C is center....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.23C
Coverlet fragment - Dark blue and white, Overshot weave. Cross and Table type pattern. This is one of three pieces of the same coverlet - A is corner, B is border, C is center....View Full Record
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Sample, woven 00.21.6
Scrap of woven cotton. Grey with pink, green and cream stripes....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.47
Blanket fragment - Navy and natural wool; balanced twill weave. Center seam falls in center of white block. Terlouw stated that it was seamed in that manner....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.26B
Coverlet fragment - blue and natural, overshot weave, star, roses and table pattern, includes border design with olive green wool crocheted edging, combined star and rose alternating to form a square. Warp: dark natural, hand-plied 2 ply cotton. Weft: same as warp Pattern Weft: wool, indigo blue and rose beige...View Full Record
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