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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 93.5.210
Object Name: Sampler
Description: Long narrow sample of ecru linen background with narrow horizontal bands of twill variations (Rosepath) in brown, and buff cotton, grey metallic thread, and same linen.

Warp is three ply S twist ecru linen. Weft is brown and buff two ply S twist cotton and a greyish metal that is probably tarnished silver. Two selvedges and two handstitched narrow hems.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Linen (Udf1)
Three ply Z twist (Udf2)
Woven -Twill (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Fiber or Yarn dyed (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Multiple Fibers - Cotton and Metallic (Udf7)
Two ply S twist (Udf8)
Woven - Twill - Rosepath (Udf9)
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