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Collection: Myra R. Young Collection
Object Id Number: 86.4.139
Object Name: Sampler
Date Item Created: 20th century
Description: Sampler - natural linen plain weave with blue bands of twill and embroidery weaves; tapestry-woven abstract image at one end in green, pink, brown, rust and shades of blue; unfinished at both warp ends (taken from loom). Difficult to determine from which side it was woven. Threading pattern unknown. Warp is linen, natural. Weft: linen, blue-grey stocking pieces in a number of colors. hand pick-up, overshot experiment.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Linen (Udf1)
Natural Fiber - Linen/Man-Made Fiber - Nylon (Udf7)
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