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Bag 85.5.117
Bag - brown and green with fringe on two sides and handles on top. Made by "the blind". From Marjorie Ruth Ross' instruction of blind people....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 85.5.118
Table runner - yellow with green, black, red, blue and natural colored figured stripes. Point twill variations. Warp: cotton, natural. Weft: cotton, yellow. Pattern weft: multicolored cotton....View Full Record
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Poncho 85.5.120
Quesemitel (Mexican poncho-type garment). Multicolored. Made from two pieces stitched together. Woven on back strap loom; four selvedges and needle-woven area. Weave: Plain weave with Pick-up. Warp: cotton, dark blue. Weft: same as warp. Pattern weft: multicolored....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 85.5.121
Mat - natual cotton with multicolored (purple, bright blue, red, yellow, green) bird and rabbit figures and striped borders. Possibly Guatemalan. Weave: Plain weave with inlay. Warp: Cotton, fine, natural. Weft: same as warp. Pattern weft: mulitcolored cotton....View Full Record
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Runner, table 85.5.122
Table runner - white cotton with three rows of mulitcolored human figures and mulitcolored striped border. Fringed on both ends. Weave is plain weave with inlay. Warp: cotton, fine, natural, used triple. Weft: same as warp. Pattern weft: mulitcolored....View Full Record
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Sample, woven 85.5.123
Cloth with multipurpose use - white cotton with stripes and inlay of stars, animal figures, and flowers. Two pieces seamed together; woven on a backstrap loom; four selvedges, woven from both ends and hand needled to finish. Weave: Plain weave with inlay. Warp: Cotton, white with colored stripe border. Weft: Cotton, white with inlay....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 85.5.126
Table runner - Brown with natural colored bird figure in center and border stripes of red, brown, black, natural. Possibly Native American, made for tourist trade. Knotted fringes on both ends. Weave: Weft-face. Plain weave with Inlay and Tapestry techniques. Warp: Wool, grey blend. Weft: Wool, natural, brown, red, black....View Full Record
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Tapestry 85.5.127
Tapestry - Grey with white and red stylized human figure, and white and red border stripes. Weave: Weft faced plain weave. Tapestry weave. Warp: Wool, handspun?, natural. Weft: wool, grey, natural, red....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 85.5.128
Table runner - Mauve with geometric figure and border stripes in multicolor. Possibly made by Native Americans for tourist trade. Knotted fringe on both ends. Weave: Plain weave, weft-faced, with laid-in techniques and tapestry techniques. Warp: wool, grey blend. Weft: wool, mauve and several colors....View Full Record
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Rope 85.5.129a
Cord - Braided Japanese Kumihimo. (Grouping Cords, of the style used in 8th century and on 10th century armour. Needs 1/3 more than desired length.) Tan and rust wool. ...View Full Record
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