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Sampler 85.5.362
Sampler - Multicolor cotton stripes, Finnish twill. One selvedge. Weave: Twill Warp: 8/2 Unmercerized, heather. Weft: Variety of yarns and colors....View Full Record
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Blanket 85.5.449
Blanket - blue and natural wool twill plaid. Fringe on one end, hem on the other....View Full Record
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Placemat 85.5.539a-b
Two placemats - purple, black, blue, red and green figured wool twill....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.561a-j 500 Treadlings
Set of ten samplers, rust and ecru color, overshot and twill weave. Each section is marked to show different weave structures. All done on one warp with 5 different threadings. Treadling Index is in archives....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.57
Sampler - Cream background with Ancient Rose threading woven by "Red" Smith in many different colored yarns....View Full Record
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Jacket, Book 85.5.76
Woven book sling - Orange, green and natural stripes. Carrying handle made of warp cottons in orange and grey, knotted at even intervals and attached to book sling with warp thread (natural). Twill weave. Warp: 10/2 cotton, dark natural, orange, and grey. Weft: cotton, yellow 5/2, also nubby natural cotton....View Full Record
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Pincushion 85.5.86
Pincushion - green and natural, for armchair. Two separate pieces stitched together, flat piece seems to be tag end of a sampler. Tag on it reads, "Armchair pin cushion don't stick needles and pins in your upholstery when you sew." Weave: flat piece is unidentified, but pincushion part is done in Overshot. ...View Full Record
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rug 86.5.59a-b The Craftsmen's Fair Fantasy Rug
Woven rug and folder with draft instructions. Rug is Grey, Gold and Brown with twill variations pattern. Figured twill with sectional warp; tied fringe at both ends. Designed by Loraine Kessenich for Wisconson State Fair, 1955. Weft is cotton rug filler. Warp is Maysville 8/4 cotton rug warp....View Full Record
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Rug 86.5.76
Rag rug - crocheted in concentric stripes of black, white, blue, grey, red, yellow and numerous print fabrics. Cotton....View Full Record
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Rug 86.5.77
Rug - faded rag type, blue warp, strips of red, blue, green and multicolored cotton weft, plain weave, knotted fringe at both warp ends; thumb-tacked to wooden rod for hanging....View Full Record
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