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Collection: Myra R. Young Collection
Object Id Number: 85.4.71
Object Name: Sample
Date Item Created: 20th Century
Description: Fabric sample - half bleached and nautral linen. Experimental weave, Summer and Winter. Tagged, "Birdseye background/Corded background." Because of the relationship of the finer weft threads to the warp the diamond (birdseye) pattern is not readily visible, only at a certain angle of the light does it appear. Woven with tie down sequence of 1, 2, 2, 1.
Warp: linen, natural
Weft: singles linen, half bleached finer than the warp
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Linen (Udf1)
Woven - Summer and Winter (Udf3)
Natural Fiber - Linen (Udf7)
Singles (Udf8)
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