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Fragment, woven 85.4.305
Fragment of a coverlet. Indigo blue and white. Overshot weave. Note on object reads "Myra C. Youngs. 1982. A very old bed spread." Pattern is in the diamond and cross family. Simple cross and table. Warp is natural cotton. Weft is natural cotton singles, finer than warp. Pattern weft is wool, indigo colored....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.108a-b
Fabric samples - Two identical sets of three each; wool suiting fabrics in twill and plain weave....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.109
Belt - white with blue stripes along the long edges, blue typical S. American symbols in center and long twisted fringe at both warp ends. Cotton. Inkle weaving, tapestry technique. Warp is cotton, natural and heavy dark blue, 2 singles, plied, then plied again. Selvedge of medium blue in several singles. Weft is cotton, natural, 5 ply....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 86.4.11
Mat - natural linen with geometric borders in green and beige. Hemmed on four sides. Plain weave with embroidered borders. Warp and weft are linen. Tagged with Swedish writing and price of 22....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.110
Belt - yellow, light red brown, black and white check warp stripe; fringed at both warp ends. Inkle weave. Warp: very fine cotton (singles) but warped in pairs. Weft: cotton, yellow, bunched....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.111
Band - Belt; natural wool macrame in diamond shape design. Tassels at both warp ends. warp is handspun wool, natural. There is no weft....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.115
Belt - flexible leaf fiber in warp stripes of teal, lavender and natural; closed with two bamboo rings. Inkle weaving. Weft is the same fiber in natural color. Note the exceptional treatment of the ends, using warp turned to be weft. Attached note reads "Talirtion fiber belt, Bamboo rings, Bamboo Window $2.95"...View Full Record
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belt 86.4.117
Belt - Blue, natural, orange, pink, and green weft stripe and tapestry-woven geometric geometric figures; self fringe at one warp end and added twisted fringe at the other of green and natural cotton. Weave is Inkle weaving. Descriptive name: Tapestry. Warp: cotton, natural. Weft: wool, blue, natural, pink, green, orange....View Full Record
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Mat, table 86.4.1
Mat - yellow and gold stripes in color effects; self-fringe on all four sides. Weave is possibly huck. Warp is cotton, striped. Weft is cotton, single color greenish gold....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.4.313
Sampler - black, blue, and multicolor novelty cotton with figured stripes....View Full Record
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