Arts Center Library

Collection Database

 
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sample 03.1.128b
Rectangular sample in varying shades of tan colors. Twill weave with horizontal bands created by groupings of thick and thin yarns. Warp yarns are all fine cotton and include occasional yellow yarns. Weft includes fine cotton and a wool-like chenille, plus shiny silk or synthetic yarns. Two selvedges. One cut end, and one braided fringe end. Retains the header in a brown synthetic wool-like yarn....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sampler 03.1.107
Long yellow and green sampler of twill variations. Same yarns used in warp and weft. Overall pattern of four vertical rows of blocks. Two selvedges and two fringed ends. Yarns are tightly plied two ply, S twist. They appear to be wool and synthetic or man made blends. Paper tag handwritten inscription: "Warp 365 / 12 epi / Threading 8H Br. Twill / 12348765 / Treadling for 3/1/1/3"...View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sampler 03.1.106
Long red and white woolen sampler of twill variations. Sampler divided into three vertical rows of twill variation blocks. Warp yarns are: left third - white; middle and right third - red and white. Weft yarns are the same natural white and dyed red of warp. White yarn is thick natural white wool plied with thin cotton thread. Red yarn is two ply S twist wool. Two selvedges and two fringed ends. Fringe is knotted at one end. Paper tag with blue ink handwritten notes: "Warp 356 / Threading - Straight Draw / Treadling - all split / reg. Twills / last 2 - Check Twill / Treadlings." ...View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
hanging 00.19.3
Wall hanging in various earth tones - oranges, reds, browns, yellow. large leaf in center....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Hanging 97.9.101
Wall hanging - bands of pastel colors with some metalic threads. Sage green, periwinkle blue, and beige....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Shawl 93.1.139
Multicolored straight shawl. Colors are bright and form irregular checks overall. Two selvedges and two knotted fronge ends. Original catalog card notes maker as Klara Cherepov. Warp yarns are all two ply fine wool in fuschia, turquoise, beige, rust, orange mauve, yellow, green, blue, rose, bolue and purple. Weft yarns are same colors plus a fluffy white mohair plied with black cotton thread....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Hanging 03.1.108
Small wall hanging, predominantly green with some yellow. Central design motif is wedding-cake-like shape of space denting, leno and plain weave. Border is highly textured floss and boucle. Overall structure is double weave. Two selvedges and two hemmed edges. Upper hem is rod pocket with metal hanging hardware. Paper tag inscribed in blue ink: "Warp 209 / 40 epi / 6 strand gold floss / Fine chart. / (6 per heddle) / 10/2 gold / fine chart. (6 per h.)."...View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Sample 03.1.140
Sample of twill variations in taupe and white. Rayon. Two selvedges, two machine sewn finished hems. Sewn on tag....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Yardage 93.1.143
Yardage sample in mauve, blue and black. Bold houndstooth pattern. Two selvedges and two cut ends reinforced with machine stitching. Mauve yarns are two plye S twist wool. Blue and black yarns are boucle, wool with cotton thread wrapping. Same yarns repeat in warp and weft. Original card notes maker as Klara Cherepov....View Full Record
Click to view listing and additional photos
Yardage 93.1.142a,b
Two yardage samples in orange, browns and yellow. Identical in yarns and weave. Overall pattern of crosses and squares. Both a and be have two selvedges and two cut ends reinforced with machine stitching. Original catalog card notes maker as Klara Cherepov....View Full Record
View Additional Pages  Previous  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  Next