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Mat, Table 93.5.165
Off white table mat woven with fine cotton. Plain weave overall. Side borders of hand-manipulated bands. Bands are Leno and Danish medallion....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.170
White linen placemat with plain weave center, lacey weave "F" in upper right corner. At left is border of heavy harns woven into weft, in Fibonacci-like sequence. Placemat, #1 in a set of 5....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 93.5.176
Small table runner or mat of Tarascon lace, in leno structure, showing classic chevron pattern. Very fine hemstitching. Yarn is very fine twisted cotton in natural color....View Full Record
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Blouse 93.5.184
Blouse of lavender and white cotton in tiny houndstooth check. Set-in sleeves, round neckline. Pearl buttons in back closure which runs full length. Back has a seam at the waist with a dart and short peplum below the waist. Front has vertical tucks in the weave. The tucks, in varying widths, are pink and lavender cotton in plain weave....View Full Record
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Scarf 93.5.198
Grey synthetic warp and weft with inlaid purple maribou feathers emerging in clusters at either end and woven into the structure randomly. Plain weave, handstitched hems and 2 selvedges. Label states: Berta Frey: Handweaving, 210 E. 22nd St., NYC, NY 10 $15.00...View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.150
Off white placemat. Fine off white cotton warp and weft with heavy off white cotton rug yarn to create pattern weft in high relief. Undulating lines in borders on all four sides with center field of petal-like shapes....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.148
Pale brown table mat in plain weave. Ecru linen warp and weft with heavier, lighter colored linen yarn inlaid with borders of parallel lines in stepped pattern. Two selvedges with loops of inlaid yarn and two wide hems. Embroidered label on revers reads: "Handwoven / Nina S. Humphrey."...View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.62
Sample mounted on card in point twill creating overall diamond pattern. Warp is yellow cotton. Weft is 2 ply tan and 6 ply white cotton. Two selvedges along length; Warp ends are finished with straight stitching. 1" borders on both sides of straight twill. Center is point twill threading. Treadling is point twill....View Full Record
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Runner, Table 93.5.218
Brown table runner with light brown cotton warp. Weft in reddish brown cotton, tan and yellowish brown wool. Some green woollen threads laid in. " Finished ends....View Full Record
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Sample 87.6.82
Per card: Crackle with novelty yarns. Weft stripe in green and gold wool forming pattern on tan cotton and natural boucle; tan cotton carpet and natural boucle warp; 1 selvedge...View Full Record
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