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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 86.1.279a,b
Object Name: Yardage
Description: Off white yardage with raised grid of boucle yarns. Plain weave with warp and weft of natural cotton, synthetic/cotton boucle, and white pearl cotton.

Appears to be sett in 12 dent reed with natural cotton double for ten threads and three heavier sets in single.

Old label sewn to fabric is a jury label for a textile show with Berta's name and address enterd, along with notes on yarns used and "NFS" Another old identification tag shows ink inscription of a museum loan number "L 41.62.6" indicating this item was loaned to a museum in 1941.
Subjects: Warp: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Warp: two ply S twist (Udf2)
Woven - Plain Weave (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Natural color (Udf5)
Check (Udf6)
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