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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 87.6.40
Object Name: Sample
Description: Large sample of oranges, golds and yellows with a white pattern. Rectangular.

Fancy twill woven as an overshot. A plain weave weft thread is woven before and after every white twill pattern shot. Not balanced - faces not identical. Two selvedges and two raw cut edges. One cut edge has plain weave margin before pattern starts. Weft threads are cotton for plain weave and white rayon for the twill pattern.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Two ply S twist (Udf2)
Woven -Twill (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Fiber or Yarn dyed (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Man-Made Fiber - Rayon (Udf7)
Singles (Udf8)
Plain weave (Udf9)
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