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Sample 93.5.273
Rectangular sample of twill weave. Warp and weft threads ae the same orange cotton four ply floss. Appears to be a non-traditional treadling of a traditional threading striped in M's and O's Machine stitched along 1 side. 1 selvedge....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.162
White linen with green cotton pattern on both ends. Fine striped pattern in warp direction with two small bands of light design of ovals and crosses in weft at each end....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.161
Course table mat in natural linen warp and weft. Weft fill in pale yellow cotton. Huck lace. Decorative hemstitching at 2 ends. Huck lade design is asymmetric arrangement of rectangles and bands....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.15
Sample fragment woven in cream synthetic yarn; plain weave, warp is single ply synthetic, weft is wrapped synthetic. The dent spacing creates groups of three bands running lengthwise along yardage, separated by plain weave bands....View Full Record
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Purse 86.1.193
Pocket style purse with cord straps. Pickup pattern on plain weave, finger manipulated. White cotton warp. White ground with colored embroidery; green, maroon, blue and brown, blue and yellow twisted card handles. Back and bottom seams are machine stitched. Strap is twisted yarns in green, yellow, and orange. Overall design is "Arts and Crafts" in style....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.112
Sample, hemstitched, green and bluish green twill weave. Two selvedges. Fine wool. Inscribed tag says, "Sample #6, Lesson 2. Two ends, one dent, 15 ends per inch. Contrasting color used where draft is marked." Tiny draft pasted on mounting....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.95
Shiny white placemat. Decorative bands at side borders created with heavy white weft yarns and copper threads. Except for copper threads, all yarns are white fiberglass. Shows tracking....View Full Record
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Runner, table 86.1.195
Table runner - multiple designs and colors. Predominantly black with red, yellow and blue in the design....View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 85.1.128a,b
Solid medium green fragments in twill variation that creates raised checks. Warp and weft threads are the same two ply Z twist yarn. Fabric has appearance and feel of machine woven, fulled woolen fabric. One selvedge, and remaining edges are raw cut....View Full Record
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Yardage 93.5.280
Woven yardage in light blue and slate blue wool; plain basketweave and point twill pattern. 2 beautiful selvedges; no threading errors. Knotted fringe on one end; other end is open cut....View Full Record
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