Collection Database

 
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sample 93.5.129
Small off-white sample of lacey weaves mounted on card. Unmercerized natural cotton in warp and weft with a wide border woven in Spanish lace. Two narrow bands of Leno. Note on card reads: "Project No 4 / Miss Frey / Lace weaves. Spanish + Leno / Problem 29. / Greek lace / Nora O'Finger. "...View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sampler 93.5.130
Small sampler mounted on card. Four Spanish lace inlays in plain weave of unmercerized natural colored cotton warp with a darker natural cotton weft and mercerized, heavier yarns inlaid. Two selvedges and two unfinished edges, one with long fringe....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Altarpiece 93.5.132
Long narrow cloth with long fringes at either end. Heavy white natural cotton in warp and weft with a hand-manipulated ecclesiastical symbol on one side. Symbol is 'P" with "X" across middle. Weft is thinner and darker on one part of the total length. On one end, the one with the symbol, is an interesting hand-finished hem. The other end is just overcast....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Doily 93.5.134
Large round mat in plain weave. Warp and weft are linen in natural color. Some hand-stitched openwork bands in a variety of lengths and a hand-finished fringe in a circle....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Mat, Table 93.5.139
Placemat woven with weft of bamboo slats and twine. Warp is cotton in two natural tints and one green....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Placemat 93.5.140
Placemat in plain weave. Warp is off-white cotton, teal cotton and off-white chenille. Weft includes wood or reed slats and off white cotton....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Mat, Table 93.5.141
Green table mat with grid design of pearly light green yarns. Plain weave center fields with lacy weave grid. Warp threads are off white cotton. Weft threads are pearly, light green man made three ply yarn....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Mat, Table 93.5.163
Plain, pale yellow, small table mat in plain weave. Thick and thin slubby threads create pattern effect. Yarn is possibly a cotton/rayon blend....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Mat, Table 93.5.164
Plain weave in ecru cotton and rayon; identical warp and weft; finished handstitched hems; 2 selvedges....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Mat, Table 93.5.171
White linen placemat with plain weave center, lacey weave "F" in upper right corner. At left is border of heavy harns woven into weft, in Fibonacci-like sequence. Placemat, #2 in a set of 5....View Full Record
View Additional Pages  Previous  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  Next