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Collection: Myra R. Young Collection
Object Id Number: 86.4.96
Object Name: Sample
Date Item Created: 20th century
Description: Fabric sample - Double faced, natural wool and grey heather, two shades of grey and black with black lozenge motifs, and scallops stripes in weft of black and 2 shades of grey. Attached tag reads "Holland. Upholstery - or used as design for a rug."
Weave: Twill variations, Double faced.
Warp: Cotton, natural.
Weft: Wool.
Design is slightly different on each side. There are 2 wefts; each is woven in such a way as to create a weft faced fabric on each side using a common warp thread to connect the layers as a single cloth.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Double Weave/Woven - Twill Variations (Udf3)
Lozenge (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Wool (Udf7)
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