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Belt 86.4.115
Belt - flexible leaf fiber in warp stripes of teal, lavender and natural; closed with two bamboo rings. Inkle weaving. Weft is the same fiber in natural color. Note the exceptional treatment of the ends, using warp turned to be weft. Attached note reads "Talirtion fiber belt, Bamboo rings, Bamboo Window $2.95"...View Full Record
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belt 86.4.117
Belt - Blue, natural, orange, pink, and green weft stripe and tapestry-woven geometric geometric figures; self fringe at one warp end and added twisted fringe at the other of green and natural cotton. Weave is Inkle weaving. Descriptive name: Tapestry. Warp: cotton, natural. Weft: wool, blue, natural, pink, green, orange....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.118
Belt - narrow woven belt, multicolored. Cotton in abstract figured weft areas of sienna, blue, black, yellow and green. Inkle weaving, tapestry technique. Warp is cotton, singles in natural, sienna, yellow, grey green, black. Weft is same, used double. Green and sienna pompoms added at both ends. Warp ends twisted to form two cords....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.119
Card folio containing two fabric samples. Rainbow of colors include blue, green, rust, and gold; cotton; plain weave plaid and twill stripe....View Full Record
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Runner, table 86.4.12
Runner - beige and natural linen embroidery weave with inlaid brocade stripes of orange and blue with metallic. Self fringe at both warp ends. Warp is linen. Weft is linen tabby, cotton and metallic and linen inlay....View Full Record
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runner, table 86.4.13
Runner - natural linen, with triangle figure repeat in halvgobelang and loom-controlled embroidery weave in shades of yellow and tan. Hemmed on ends. Warp is linen. Weft (tabby) is same. Weft (pattern) is mixed shades of fine linen grouped as one....View Full Record
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Belt 86.4.132
Belt - black wool, pink and natural cotton with steel buckle made of two key rings (split rings), fringed at both warp ends. Inkle weaving. Warp is cotton, pink and natural. Weft is wool, black....View Full Record
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Runner 86.4.135
Runner - natural, yellow and grey cotton plain weave plaid with lace squares; tied fringe at one warp end. Weave: Plain weave and huck lace Warp and weft are the same. Cotton. ...View Full Record
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Placemat 86.4.140
Placemat - Fifteen green ovals/lozenges on medium blue/purple background. Linen. Twill threading, but hand picked up; plain weave. Warp is light and dark blue linen in pairs. Weft is red-violet linen. Pattern weft is 2 threads, yellow and green singles. Hemmed. Weave analysis: Dark and light blue are randomly threaded in pairs in separate heddles (because they lie parallel and not twisted). Draft could be twill with 2 threads side by side (1-1, 2-2, 3-3, 4-4,) as a possible threading. Woven in a duKagang appearance, lifting one shaft for the inlay which is hand picked-up in the design, with tabby....View Full Record
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Placemat 86.4.141
Placemat - human figures and hearts; weft-stripe embroidery weave in brown, green, gold, and red; natural linen warp fringed at both ends; selvedge finished with taped hem. Weave is Plain weave brocade with inlay weft. Warp is linen, natural; Weft is cotton and wool....View Full Record
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