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Placemat 86.4.142
Placemat - Brocade in natural linen with overall spot pattern of thistle-like flowers with green stems/leaves and red and dusty rose flowers; reported to have come from Stockholm, Sweden. Commercially woven? Plain weave, brocade, supplementary warp. Warp is linen, natural, red, and dusty rose. Weft is linen....View Full Record
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Placemat 86.4.143
Placemat - warp stripes of grey and natural, and weft stripes of red (deep rose) and white with brown inlay; fringed on all four sides; cotton or linen; weave structure is based on a plain weave with decorative inlay; note on cat card says "needs analysis"....View Full Record
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sample, woven 86.4.145
Sample - black and green wool double weave in abstract stripe (zebra-like) design; fringed on all four sides. Warp is wool, black and green. Weft is cotton, black....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.146
Fabric sample - Upholstery material with an overshot-type motif in wools. Wool colors range from natural, light yellow, beige, to gold, on a natural cotton warp. Weave: Plain weave, brocade pattern. Warp: Cotton, natural. Weft: wool, natural, lt. yellow, lt and med. beige; rayon, gold....View Full Record
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Runner, table 86.4.147
Table runner - stripe in shades of yellow wool-spun synthetic and natural cotton warp and tabby; fringed on all four sides. Weave: Appears to be a variation of Rosepath, space dented, needs to be confirmed. Point twill variations. 4 shaft. ...View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.148
Fabric sample - weft stripes of chartreuse and natural wool with gold metallic gimp; warp ecru cotton with textrued gimp stripes; fringed on three sides. Weave structure: plain weave, space-dented. Warp: cotton, light olive green Weft: chartreuse, alternative with white wool also natural linen and wool (white) and metallic gimp. Observe - warp thread appears to change color but is actually a pale olive green that picks up the charteuse color of the weft....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.152
Fabric sample - figured stripe in textured motifs with central spot pattern in brown, beige, yellow and black wool, natural cotton weft, fringed on three sides. Commercial, jacquard. Supplementary warp. Warp: wool, brown, natural, light yellow, black Weft: cotton, natural....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.153
Sample - brown cotton and natural linen figured pattern in tree motifs. Fringed at both weft ends; one inch hem on both warp ends. Weave: Plain weave with supplemental weft. Warp: Cotton, natural Weft: Cotton, beige; linen, natural....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.154
Fabric sample - square geometric figures. Colors are natural, light brown, maroon and faint pink line. Stitched on all sides to prevent fraying. Weave: Point work with variation. 12 shafts. Warp: Natural cotton Weft: natural and light brown cotton. Supplementary weft: maroon cotton and blue pink fine rayon cord....View Full Record
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Sample 86.4.155
Fabric sample - blue and white geometric design on grey wool on black cotton warp. Design is different on each side. There are two wefts, each is woven in such a way as to create a weft faced fabric on each side, using a common warp thread to connect the layers as a single cloth....View Full Record
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