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Collection: Elizabeth Terlouw Collection
Object Id Number: 93.5.45A
Object Name: Fragment, woven
Date Item Created: 19th century
Description: Coverlet fragment - natural cotton with rose wool pattern; Overshot weave, pattern is extension of "Monmouth". Highly twisted and unevenly dyed pattern weft. Unusual selvedge treatment. It appears to have a tabby edge for reinforcement, handstitched to the selvedge. Handwritten note attached with more detail about weaving, and draft.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Natural color yarns and fiber or yarn dyed yarns (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Wool/Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
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