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Sampler 85.5.142
Sampler -grey, greens, blues, red, yellow weft stripes. Several treadlings in Rosepath in several yarn sizes and colors. Tagged, "Rosepath threading. Note seersucker effect of plain alternated with pattern. Rosepath. Plain vs. Pattern." Poorly woven. Warp: Cotton, 10/2 grey Weft: cotton 5/2 green, 10/2 red, blue and yellow....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.144
Sampler - White with multicolored blocks at one end. Woven in three blocks of Crackle, using several sizes and colors in weft. Tagged, "Crackle. Weft ends hanging. Wrong tabby." Warp and weft: Cotton, 20/2 natural. Pattern weft: Cotton, several sizes and colors....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.146
Sampler - white with multicolored stripes. Point twill, Rosepath weaves. Tagged, "Notice the comarative(sic) width of Tabby and pattern treadlings." Warp: Cotton, 20/2 natural Weft: cotton, variety of colors....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.152
Fabric sample. Orange and green stripe figured twill with novelty weft. Twill weave. Analysis and/or weaving instructions are attached....View Full Record
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sampler 85.5.156
Sampler. Rectangular, various shades of blue with light cream warp. Geometric pattern. Student sampler. Manner of weaving is not traditional, but accepted. Non traditional treadling with errors. Warp is cotton 20/2 white. Weft is cotton, light blue. Weft pattern is heavier cotton in blues. Weave structure is crackle....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.180
Sampler - blue, green, orange, brown, natural. Fringe on one end, unfinished second end. Weave: Crackle Warp: cotton, 20/2 natural EPI: 30 Weft: 20/2 orange, natural Pattern weft: cotton, brown, green, orange, blue (heading)...View Full Record
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Towel, hand 85.5.187
Towel fragment - white with narrow decorative border bands in red. Tagged, "Old Commercially woven hand towel to show the tension problem in alternating tabby and pattern areas." Ruth Holroyd's note on catalog card, "the puckering is caused more by laundering than the weaving." Weave: Huck Warp: white cotton Weft: same Pattern weft: cotton, faded red....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.189
Sampler - multicolor honeysuckle variations on natural plain weave. 3/4" hems, turned back and hand-hemmed. Warp and weft: 20/2 cotton, natural Pattern weft: variety of colors and twists....View Full Record
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Towel, hand 85.5.190
Towel - cream colored with narrow band of black, green, gold, blue and orange stripes at each end. Tagged with some details about weave, but catalog card notes it needs further analysis. 2" hems at both ends. Weave: unknown Warp: Cotton, cream Weft: Cotton, cream Pattern weft: cotton, in colors listed above....View Full Record
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Placemat 85.5.193
Placemat - brown and cream plain weave with geometric figures in a rectangular pattern....View Full Record
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