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Towel, Hand 93.5.343
White and orange cotton hand towel. Both colors in fine threads of warp and weft, forming overall Overshot pattern. Handstitched hems....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.282
L-shaped double cloth sample in green, brown and rose horizontal bands. Warp is white cotton. Weft consists of three shades of green wool yarn, brown chenille, rose chenille and fine, dark green boucle. Underside is woven in off white cotton with gold colored metallic ribbon. Two selvedges and four raw cut edges....View Full Record
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Yardage 86.1.474
Fine 2-ply cotton warp and weft with tucks and Spanish lace. In tucks and Spanish lace, the fiber is doubled or tripled. Cut warp on both ends....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.338
Blue and white table mat. Pine tree and snowball pattern in summer and winter. Warp and weft are both natural cotton; pattern weft is blue cotton. 2 finished hems....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.210
Long narrow sample of ecru linen background with narrow horizontal bands of twill variations (Rosepath) in brown, and buff cotton, grey metallic thread, and same linen. Warp is three ply S twist ecru linen. Weft is brown and buff two ply S twist cotton and a greyish metal that is probably tarnished silver. Two selvedges and two handstitched narrow hems....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.94
White fiberglass placemat. "Gold" metallic threads and heavier white yarns at borders to create decorative bands. Two selvedges and two handstitched hems. Shows tracking....View Full Record
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Sample x2006.4.1
Small sample mounted on card. Honeycomb weave in bleached linen singles, white raffia, and a two ply yarn of beige man-made fiber and bleached linen. Weft is same, minus raffia. Two selvedges and two raw edges....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 93.5.82
Gray table runner with green borders at either end. Natural gray linen warp and weft with overshot patterns in green and four little lines of pink thread flanked by green at the borders. Two hand stitched hems and two selvedges. Attached label reads, "HAND WOVEN / FROM Berta Frey Weaving Studios / Washington, D.C."...View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.88
Off white table mat with silver colored metallic threads through center field and gold colored metallic threads in decorative ribbon borders. Warp and weft in off white cotton in plain weaver through center field with silver thread. Wide band in twill at either side with white ribbon weft and "gold" thread. Ribbon floats create striped pattern....View Full Record
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Sample x2006.2.1
Rectangular sample of open honeycomb weave in natural jute, raffia and bleached linen. Raffia outlines honeycomb pattern in weave. Warp is raffia, jute and linen. Weft is jute. One selvedge and three raw edges....View Full Record
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