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fragment, woven 98.6.10
Fragment of woven cloth, white with large point twill pattern. Two hemmed edges, one selvage, one cut and frayed....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.12a-c
Three pieces of a woven fabric towel. White linen, twill weave with diamond pattern. A handwritten note attached to piece says "note error in weft shot on small sample"...View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.13
Fragment of woven fabric, possibly a napkin. White linen, woven in point twill. One side is hemmed, 2 selvage, one cut and frayed....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.14
Fragment of a napkin. White linen with small diamond pattern. . Point twill, twill weave, with one hemmed edge, all other sides cut. Handwritten note says "see "linen" - analysed 10 shaft"....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.54A
Coverlet fragment - Blue and white; summer and winter weave, 6 shaft; "Mosaic" 4 harness draft; wool and cotton. Good selvedge on one side, splits the design for seaming. Traditionally, in S & W the tabby weft is 1/2 the size of the warp. It closes to square because of the weave structrue. Warp is cotton, plied. Weft is cotton, fine. Pattern weft is wool, indigo....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.68
Wedding sheet fragment - White linen, plain weave. Warp and weft are handspun linen. Tagged by Elizabeth Terlouw, "Flax grown, spun and woven by Mary Jane Dolph MacDowell, Hugaboone, NY (near Sodus). Married at age 11 years of age, died in her 30s in 1864. These sheets were for her daughter's wedding." Hemmed by hand on two sides, top hem is in drawn thread work....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 98.6.16
Fragment of woven cloth. White cotton....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.17
Rectangular fragment of a towel. Blue with white diamonds. Twill weave, possibly jacquard weave....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 95.11.4
Plain natural color fabric sample - hemmed on one side. Wool. ...View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.67
Fragment - Antique piece of cloth, natural cotton warp. Plain weave. Band of commercial fabric attached. Cotton batiste? Hand sewn except hem....View Full Record
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