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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 93.5.132
Object Name: Altarpiece
Description: 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.
Subjects: Warp: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Warp: two ply S twist (Udf2)
Woven - Lace (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Natural color (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
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