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Sample 86.1.302
Long narrow white sample with some light tan in weft at one end. Plain weave with mix of matte and pearly yarns combined with shiny raffia create textured surface and varied whites. Warp has plastic raffia and wool and fine man-made fiber boucle yarns. Weft has plastic raffia throughout, and yarn of white and tan man-made-fiber....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 86.1.305
Large table mat in heavy beige mercerized cotton warp and weft plain weave with Leno design. Hand-manipulated variation of Spanish lace in symmetrical pattern dominates the center. Casually overcast on two fringed ends. Two selvedges....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.313
Small red and gold colored checked sample mounted on card. Red wool warp and gold colored weft. One selvedge and three raw edges. Plain weave with floats in two block pattern....View Full Record
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Yardage 86.1.320
Overall beige fabric with grid of yellow bands outlined in gold colored yarn. Mix of shiny synthetics and cotton. Warp consists of yellow, gold colored, off white and extremely pearly off white yarns in varying plys and twists. Weft is same. Yellow yarn is boucle. Weaves are plain weave and twill with yellow textured bands inlaid. Ink inscription on number tag notes that the original tag read: N.Y. 39"...View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.322
Small sample in off white cotton white with orange, green, aqua and yellow inlay details. Details consist of narrow colored lines and three long narrow diamond shapes. Colored details are woven with floss. Two selvedges and two fringed edges....View Full Record
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Sampler 86.1.332
Long narrow sampler in natural cotton warp with horizontal bands in burgundy and rose cotton weft. Ink inscription on number tag reads: BF 1136 Rosepath Sampler/ in 8/4 carpet warp - white / weft - pink and maroon 7 1/2" wide / 2 threadings / 90 treadings / 180 swatches / from BF project / of 110 / Treadlings - treadlings / noted to correspond with BF instructions....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.340A
Six rectangular samples in greys, black, taupe and off-white. Constructed of heavy wool. Warp is off white. Weft shots have three yarn strands per shot. Jean Penoyer and Sonja Wahl recorded: "found in Tidball's Surface Weaves. Complicated threading. 18 threads to the inch, ppi 24." Similar 3 in grey tones." Rachel Maines noted that these were for furnishing fabric....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.340B
This object consists of 3 nearly-identical samples in heavy grey, black, deep olive green, and white wool. Jean Penoyer and Sonja Wahl recorded: "found in Tidball's Surface Weaves. Complicated threading. 18 threads to the inch, ppi 24." Similar 3 in black and white tones. Rachel Maines noted that these were for furnishing fabric....View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 86.1.345
White, brown and deep gray fragment in woolen yarns. Overall "dot and dash" appearance. Warp is white three ply S twist. Weft consists of grey and brown yarns. Grey yarn is wool plied with fine thread, possibly rayon. Brown yarn is a thick singles, Z twist. Two selvedges and two cut edges, one of which has machine stitched reinforcement....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.369
Wide strip of yellowish beige fabric with rectangular area of teal blue and off white diamond pattern. Around patterned rectangle are concentric teal blue borders. Warp and binding weft of very fine three ply S twist grey linen. Weft fill is yellow and beige blend heavy wool. Teal blue yarn in diamond pattern and concentric borders is a similar weight wool. Diamond pattern created by a modified twill, probably Rosepath....View Full Record
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