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Towel, Hand 93.5.343
White and orange cotton hand towel. Both colors in fine threads of warp and weft, forming overall Overshot pattern. Handstitched hems....View Full Record
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Tablecloth 93.5.77
"White linen tablecloth. Large embroidered "H" near one corner. Another corner has embroidered: "MWS / OEH / 1830". Drawn thread work in bands to create borders and lengthwise bands symmetrically placed down center field. Ink inscription of number tag reads: "H (Huntington) dated 1830." Drawn thread work. Central H embroidered, and other embroidered initials and "1830" in one corner....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.95
Shiny white placemat. Decorative bands at side borders created with heavy white weft yarns and copper threads. Except for copper threads, all yarns are white fiberglass. Shows tracking....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.96
Small white rectangular hanging with some "gold" and "silver" metallic threads. Fiberglass in warp and weft with a variety of synthetic yarns in weft in varying thicknesses. Sampler of varying weaves in horizontal bands. Plain weave with exception of three bands of lacey weaves....View Full Record
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Sash 93.5.227
Sampler in navy blue, yellow, and natural cotton. Two selvedges and two fringed ends....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.230
Sample of bandweave in red and white cotton. Woven into the band ar the initials "B B F" as well as the profile of a building....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.231
Sample of bandweave. Warp of red, blue, green, and yellow cotton floss and yarn, forming zigzag pattern....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.233
Long narrow sampler, predominantly cream, green, red and blue. Horizontal bands of varying width show a variety of treadlings to create plain weave, twill variations and overshot patterns. Warp threads are all a fine two ply S twist natural cotton. Weft threads include untreated and mercerized two ply cotton yarn, cotton floss, and metallic flat strands. Most metallics are silver colored, one is copper colored and one wide band shows multicolored metallic threads in blue, aqua, and copper color. Ink inscription on number tag reads: "Student work."...View Full Record
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Tablecloth 93.5.234
Small rectangular white linen tablecloth. Round white on white medallions in each corner. White linen plain weave with thicker threads inlaid to form borders along all 4 sides. Inlaid circular ornament in each of 4 corners in overshot . Small rolled and handstitched hem and 2 selvedges....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 93.5.237
Brown table runner with plain center and brown decorative borders at either end. Brown cotton warp and weft with plain weave hem, twill body, and finger-controlled supplemental weft in darker brown boutonne technique. Handfinished hems....View Full Record
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