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Collection: Myra R. Young Collection
Object Id Number: 85.4.32a,b
Object Name: sample
Date Item Created: 20th Century
Description: Fabric samples(2); rust and yellow cotton; experimental weave; woven like blocks of shadow weave, reversing the color order when changing blocks; machine stiched on all 4 sides; white warp thread along the edge on the right side seems to be attached to the lower (b) sample; might indicate that this was cut from a larger sampler and used as a cutting line.
Warp: cotton, rust and yellow threaded in pairs (2y, 2r)
Weft: same as warp alternating 1y, 1r
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Shadow Weave (Udf3)
Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
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