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Sample 93.5.262
Small sample in blue and off white twill weave. Ubleached cotton warp and blue weft. Steep symmetrical twill with three boutonnier motifs woven into it in blue. Boutonniers surrounded by zigzag frame. Two selvedges....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.260
Small square sampler in Huck weave. Beige cotton in warp and weft. Sampler has five pattern variations. Two selvedges....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.345
Very long and narrow sampler with natural cotton warp and long sections in two ply cotton yarns: light yellowish green, light green, light blue and plum. Different threadings and treadlings are separated by burgundy threads. Ink inscription on number tag notes "110 Samples / 2070 - 1 2070 - 2."...View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 93.5.346
Cloth fragment, probably a table mat or table runner originally. Natural color cotton in Bronson lace creating overall pattern of squaares and rectangles....View Full Record
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Sample 93.5.256
Small sample of Spanish lace in purple, orange, mauve, blue and yellow "lozenge" bands on gray background. Two selvedges and two fringed sides. Cotton....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.255
Small square table mat with beige background and black and light blue design. Design shows black and light blue threads in horizontal rows all starting at one selvedge but ending at irregular intervals within the middle ground of the mat. Scatterd fringed knots in light blue and black yarn complete decoration. Warp threads are two ply Z twist natural cotton. Weft threads are man-made fiber resembling wool. They are four ply, S twist. Two selvedges and two hemstitched fringed ends....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.248
Long, narrow sampler of twill weave variations in horizontal bands and various colors. Bands separated by areas of plain weave white linen. Colors predominantly burgundy, with light, medium and slightly dark blue, yellow, pink and mauve. Two selvedges and two handstitched hems. Irregular selvedges....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.35a
Long narrow sampler in blue and off white and buff cotton. Uses five different threadings and 99 treadlings. Rosepath and twill. Section cut out of one corner. Two selvedges. Machine hem stitched fringe at each end. Partner to 93.5.35b...View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.35b
Very long narrow sample in light blue, dark blue, buff and off white. Samples of various twill structures in cottons. Weft is blue cotton, warp is off white cotton. Old paper tag shows number in ink "#1-40"....View Full Record
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Sampler 93.5.245
Deep rose and white sampler showing various twill and basket weaves. Warp is deep rose cotton two ply S twist yarn. Same in weft, plus very soft white yarn that may be angora. Two selvedges, one fringed end and one raw cut end....View Full Record
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