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Collection: Berta Frey Collection
Object Id Number: 86.1.186
Object Name: Hanging
Description: Summer and winter weave panel in cotton warp and cotton ground weft, with rayon boucle pattern weft. Depicts rows of city skyscrapers. Reddish-brown skyscrapers on light beige background. Dowel pocket at top for use as a wallhanging. Selvedge sides and hemmed bottom. This textile may have originally been woven as curtain fabric. Warp is natural cotton 20/2? and 40 EPI. Pattern weft could be rayon or silk. It is two ply boucle, light reddish brown.
Subjects: Warp: Natural Fiber - Silk (Udf1)
Warp: two ply with Z twist singles in S twist ply (Udf2)
Woven (Udf3)
None (Udf4)
Fiber or Yarn dyed (Udf5)
Geometric (Udf6)
Artist: Berta Frey
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