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Collection: Marjorie Ruth Ross Collection
Object Id Number: 85.5.271
Object Name: Potholder
Date Item Created: 20th century
Description: Pot holder - multicolored, made by the blind. Folded and seamed on three sides, braid loop added. Tagged, "Help the Blind Help Themselves... New York State Commission for the Blind, City Home Welfare Island Potholder #5345, Price 20 cents."
Plain weave.
Warp: Carpet warp, 8/4 multicolored.
Weft: carpet warp, light green and yellow wound together on the bobbin.
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