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Sample 93.5.335a
L-shaped fragment. Dark burgundy colored warp with burgundy and off-white weft.. Unidentified weave structure forms diamond pattern. Burgundy yarn appears to be a shiny man made fiber. Off-white yarn is wool. Decorative border bands of green chenille in plain weave, off-white wool in overshot, yellow wool in overshot. This fabric is upholstery weight. Two selvedges and several cut edges....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.335b
Rectangular fragment. Dark burgundy colored warp with burgundy and off-white weft.. Unidentified weave structure forms diamond pattern. Burgundy yarn appears to be a shiny man made fiber. Off-white yarn is cotton. This fabric is upholstery weight. One selvedge....View Full Record
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Sash 93.5.229
Sampler belt in green and white cotton. Band woven.....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.247
Natural-colored cotton sample with lace variations. The initial "B" is worked into a lacey weave at upper end. Two selvedges and two handstitched fringe ends....View Full Record
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Tablecloth 93.5.249
Cardtable-sized tablecloth, pearl cotton warp and tabby bind in weft. Pattern weft in coral, two ply, silk . Ground weave in ecru. Summer and Winter adaptation of pine tree pattern forms border on all 4 sides. Center field shows pattern of squares, small and large. 2 selvedges and 2 narrow hems....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.268a,b
Two square samples mounted on card with graph paper threading and treadling charts. Both samples are woven with woolen beige and pink yarns. Beige yarn is two ply S twist. Pink yarn is two ply S twist wool wrapped with pearly pink rayon singles. Weave structure shows two warp sets, one beige, one pink and beige. Pink honeycomb-like pattern sits in relief from beige background. All edges raw cut. Number tag reads :BESS HULT / 1950"...View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.270
Rectangular sample of Summer and Winter weave. Natural cotton warp and natural and red cotton weft. Summer & winter #2. Inscription on card reads: Two mwthods of treadling: the lower half 'brick fashion' using alternating tie-downs; the upper half 'bird's eye fashion' using tie-down of 1, 2, 2, 1."...View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.271
Two samples mounted on card of point twill weave. Yellow two plycotton warp; weft of olive, white, and tan cotton. One inch borders on both sides of straight twill. Center is point twill threading. Treadling is plain weave and point twill. Notation on card reads, "Same warp as 87.6.62." Machine stitched in 2 places. 2 selvedges....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.275
Rectangular sample of Boundweave on overshot in 4 colors: turquoise, rust, and beige. Linen warp. Inscription on card: "This appears to be a commercial source for the purse of #BF1010A. The draft is identical except that it had no plain center motif. For further comments,see housing folder." 1 selvedge; other edges machine bound. ...View Full Record
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Sash 93.5.278
Band woven sash in mercerized cotton of black, rose, and copper cotton. Plain weave. ...View Full Record
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