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Collection: Elizabeth Terlouw Collection
Object Id Number: 93.5.50
Object Name: Fragment, woven
Date Item Created: 19th century
Description: Coverlet fragment - Dark blue and dark natural. Overshot weave, simple diamond pattern. Warp is cotton, dark natural, handspun. Weft is cotton, handspun, finer than warp. Pattern weft is heavy wool, indigo, plied. Draft attached. Bubbling suggests the material has been washed, which causes uneven shrinkage of fibers.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Natural color yarns and fiber or yarn dyed yarns (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Wool/Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
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