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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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Sampler 85.5.333
Sampler - orange, blue, brown, and yellow wool, stripes of crackle weave. Mounted on card with 85.5.332. Tagged with info about weave....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 01.5.44
Narrow strip from a blue and white bedspread or coverlet, 1825, summer and winter weave....View Full Record
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Sample 01.5.67
Small fragment of 20th century Chinese velvet fabric; Red, cut and uncut velvet....View Full Record
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Sample 01.5.66
Sample of fabric circa 1815. Overall surface print of flowers and borders in natural, slate, copper and brown colors; gauze weave with intersecting bands of satin. Warp appears to be silk and wool....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 01.5.65B
Sample of silk gauze weave fabric, natural color printed with floral medalions and soft stripes in light water blue, pinks, reds. French, circa 1850. Small bands of twill weave near selvedge....View Full Record
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