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Hanging 86.1.186 City
Summer and winter weave panel in cotton warp and cotton ground weft, with rayon boucle pattern weft. Depicts rows of city skyscrapers. Reddish-brown skyscrapers on light beige background. Dowel pocket at top for use as a wallhanging. Selvedge sides and hemmed bottom. This textile may have originally been woven as curtain fabric. Warp is natural cotton 20/2? and 40 EPI. Pattern weft could be rayon or silk. It is two ply boucle, light reddish brown....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.373a
Sample of boundweave. Cotton floss warp in brown, tan, burgundy, teal. Weft in brown. Long fringe, two selvedges, one raw cut end. Geometric pattern in bands....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.406b
Fabric sample of overshot weave in green shiny, fine, synthetic warp and dull green wool pattern weft. Pattern of ovals....View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.425b
Sample of Summer and Winter. White cotton warp and tabby with purple pattern weft. Unfinished ends. Long narrow strip. 1975 register identifies this as Summer and Winter...View Full Record
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Sample 86.1.427b, c, d
Sample of Summer and Winter weave. Inscription says sample (a) is located in "Study 3." White or off-white cotton warp; same cotton in weft with purple wool. "1975 register identifies this as summer and winter"...View Full Record
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Cloth Fragment 87.6.118
Scarf fragment. Twill weave. Light and medium beige and brown wool in warp and weft directions, forming stripes. 1 stitched fringe end; the other is cut and overcast. 2 selvedges....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.30A
Sample. Possibly crackle weave. Colors include turquoise, dark purple, plum, pine green, dark rose, deep Wedgewood blue. Open, cut ends and 1 side. Selvedge on other side....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.30D
Sample in woollen warp and weft. Possibly crackle weave. Colors include turquoise, copper, plum, dark rose, moss green, deep Wedgewood blue. Open, cut ends and sides. Notation on mounting by Annie Marshall reads, "Could not locate. 8/3/1978."...View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.33
Yellow and red cotton sample in what may be Rosepath. Two selvedges and two cut ends. Original card reads: "Accompanied by draft and instructions said to be identical in Oelsner's Handbook of Weaves, page 145, Figure 671."...View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.54
Sample of point twill in Rosepath pattern. Point twill variation in rosepath pattern. Olive cotton carpet warp; weft of brown, orange, green, and beige wool and [blue and rose boucle] [Horizontal stripes]. Unevenly cut sample ; 1 selvedge. The threading is readily identifiable in the light beige wool stripe....View Full Record
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