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Collection: Marjorie Ruth Ross Collection
Object Id Number: 85.5.188
Object Name: Sampler
Description: Sampler - Mostly natural color with three bands of color at each end. Woven using red, blue, and yellow carpet on warp and natural novelty in numerous treadlings. Rolled, machine stitched hems on both ends. Poorly woven. Tagged, "Note how selvedge is influenced by treadlings, nature and size of weft."
Weave: Overshot.
Warp: Cotton, unmercerized.
Weft: cotton, 8/4 in red, blue, yellow; novelty, natural cotton.
Subjects: Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf1)
Woven - Overshot (Udf3)
Bands/Wavy Lines (Udf6)
Natural Fiber - Cotton (Udf7)
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