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Sample 86.1.447b-g
Bundle of small swatches of blue furnishing fabric in fancy twill. Diamond and zigzag pattern. Warp is dark blue shiny synthetic and weft is lighter blue cotton. All cut edges. Stored with black ink draft. Early analysis sheet cites: epi: 30; ppi: 28....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 86.1.485
Off white linen table mat. Pattern of rectangles in Leno with some Huck lace. Two selvedges, two hems. Natural colored linen warp and weft. Mounted on acid-free cardboard. Ink inscription on card reads: "Philadelphia Guild / Study group. / Irma M. Parry / N. New & Mill Rd., / West Chester. Pa. (Huck leno)".."...View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.509
Tubular sample of double weave in beige and two shades of rose. Two selvedges, two fringed ends. Two sides interwoven along width at two points, creating one large, sealed pocket in center. Warp and weft threads are the same beign, light rose, and deep rose two ply S twist wool....View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 86.1.510
Small cloth fragment in double weave "Finn Weave double pick up." Shows three rectangles, each with a bold four-petal floral motif in center. Rectangles are woven with color pairs in weft: green and beige, blue and light blue, green and pale turqoise. Warp is white and beige. Two selvedges, one cut edge, one fringed edge....View Full Record
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Sample 87.2.8
Deep rose, grey and off white woolen plaid sample. Irregular shape, mouted on card. Suiting weight. Threads are singles, S twist. One selvedge present. Six cut eges....View Full Record
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Sample 87.2.9
Small sample of shiny white synthetic raffia in white-on-white check pattern. Weave is an extended twill. All yarns are the same synthetic raffia. Four raw edges....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.108
Small fabric sample in diamond twill. Light green linen warp threads and weft in blue, grey and purple wool....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.10a - h
Eight samples mounted on three cards. Two cards show samples cut on bias, folded and pressed into men's necktie format. First card shows: left sample predomnantly orange, middle sample brown, right sample burgundy with blue, red , black and white bands. Second card shows: left sample blue, brown, red, off-white and green, middle sample light blue, medium blue, gray, black and red, and right sample dark green, medium green, brown, yellow, blue and orange. Third card shows two rectangular samples cut straight and laid flat. Left is orange, right is pinkish brown. All samples in plain weave, wool....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.111
Small fabric sample of irregular shape. Sample has two shades of off white in bands across width. Twill weave. Warp threads alternate with thick wool yarn and fine shiny white synthetic yarn. Weft of bright, shiny white synthetic yarn. Two selvedges and irregular cuts leaving raw edges....View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 87.6.113
Small rectangular sample with weft stripes of pattern in blue, green, orange, pink, buff and off white. All yarn is cotton. Two selvedges. Machine stitiched to rectangle of starched buckram, possibly to create a book cover....View Full Record
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