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Collection: Lucille Landis Collection
Object Id Number: 93.1.109a
Object Name: Runner, Table
Date Item Created: n/d
Description: Table runner woven of off white and metallic "gold" threads in overshot weave forming a very subtle pattern of ovals and crosses in rows. Finished fringes at either end, two selvedges.

Warp threads are gold-wrapped offshite yarn - possibly cotton or synthetic. Weft threads include warp plus beige rayon.

Paper tag says in blue print: "SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT CRAFTSMEN / function / material / design / 1935." Handwritten in ink on tag is "Lucille Landis / 5 / NFS."
Subjects: Man-Made Fiber - Rayon (Udf1)
Multiple plys and twists (Udf2)
Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Unknown (Udf4)
Natural color (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Multiple and varied yarns (Udf7)
Artifact (Udf10)
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