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Sampler 92.2.63
Short, wide piece of oranges, yellow and chartreuse double weave with Leno rows. Two selvedges and two unfinished fringe ends....View Full Record
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Sampler 92.2.64
Sampler; predominantly orange and yellow with some beige and chartreuse yarns. Double weave with horizontal rows of leno spanning width of sampler. Two selvedges; unfinished warp ends. Header remains. Warp threads are deep yellow cotton floss and light yellow two ply cotton, S twist. Weft threads are varying cotton yarns, some of which are boucle. Orange yarn in warp appears to be synthetic....View Full Record
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Sample 92.2.65
Sample in natural cotton in double weave with leno. Five-pointed star with sequins and beads on field of leno rows. Paper tag inscribed: "Hold up for light to shine through."...View Full Record
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Sample 92.2.66
Rectangular turquoise sample in aqua and turquoise. Overall design shows vertical split between right and left blocks with alternating horizontal bands of leno weave and space woven threads. Two selvedges and two hemmed ends. Paper tag with handweritten incription noting materials and weave used. ...View Full Record
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Hanging 92.2.67
Light aqua and dark turquoise double weave hanging woven by Lucille Landis. Front shows horizontal rows of leno, all consistent in size, in light aqua with dark turquoise boucle background. Two selvedges and two pocket hems. Warp is 20/2 six-strand alternating with 10/2 turquoise. 48 epi...View Full Record
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Sampler 92.2.69
Rectangular sample mounted on card. Yellow and russet yarns in double weave with Leno. Leno and spaced weave create horizontal bands of design spanning full width of piece. Warp threads a mixture of yellow, orange, russet and brown. All but brown is cotton 2 ply S twist. Brown is hemp or hemp/cotton blend singles....View Full Record
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Sampler 92.2.70
Long, narrow sampler in natural, chartreuse and aqua. Double weave with leno. Assorted design motifs include an elongated diamond, rectangular bands, and horizontal rows of leno twists. Some fiberglass yarns, untwisted, in weft. Two selvedges and two raw cut ends after tight header and footers. Label says: Warp 107 / Double Weave / Part of left-over warp."...View Full Record
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Sample 92.2.71
Rectangle of double weave with horizontal rows of leno twists in deep rose, pinks and two shades of green. Green threads are silk. Deep rose in linen boucle; pinks in cotton two-ply S twist and 6-strand floss. Two selvedges and two fringed ends....View Full Record
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Sample 92.2.72
Small sampler of Theo Moorman technique. Background of light brown with decorative lozenge motifs in brown, blues, and russet. Woven by Lucille Landis. Two selvedges and two ends secured by hand stitching. Warp is cotton threads in ablack and white, weft is buff cotton thead with emaining colors in wool and orange synthetic boucle yarn. Warp is 50/3 neutral, 50/3 black. epi: 40...View Full Record
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Sample 92.2.73
Sample of Theo Moorman technique with strong yellow background. Design weft is purples, pinks and oranges with some black in varying textured yarns. Two parts to the piece; one is filled densely with with strong yellow for background, other shows more of the basic ground weave leaving a "gauzy" appearance. Paper tag has ink inscription, possibly Lucille Landis' hand: "Warp 262, 24 epi / 12 dent reed / 2 per dent / Threading 1,2,3,4 / ...l"...View Full Record
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